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Landowners ‘must hold government to account’ on Brexit

Farmers and rural landowners must make their voices heard ahead of Brexit negotiations, says the Country Land and Business Association.

“We are confronted with the mother of all uncertainty – Brexit. It’s a massive punt.”

CLA president Ross Murray

CLA president Ross Murray was speaking at the organisation’s Rural Business Conference in London on Tuesday (6 December).

Farming had often been marginalised in negotiations and landowners needed to speak up, he said.

Source: Farmers Weekly

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