Leaving the European Union will not lead to a driving down of British food and farming standards, insists the NFU.
Brexit is a great opportunity to increase UK self-sufficiency in food – but only if the policy framework is right, says the NFU.
The Pesticides Action Network has launched a campaign calling for support to ensure that EU directives and regulations serve as a baseline for British pesticide laws.
UK ministers responsible for farming have been criticised for an "apparent refusal to engage" with the Welsh assembly environment committee's Brexit inquiry.
Scotland’s first minister Nicola Sturgeon says it is “vital” that post-Brexit farming powers are transferred from the EU to Holyrood – not stuck in Westminster.
Farmers have been told to “make hay while the sun shines” as the UK prepares to leave the European Union.
Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson has told farm leaders it would be “foolhardy” to give Scotland the power to create its own replacement for the Common Agricultural Policy after Brexit.
Farm support should be refocused to unlock wider rural growth after the UK leaves the European Union, says a think tank report.
The impact of Brexit on Scottish farmers and agricultural co-operatives was discussed at a conference organised by the Scottish Agricultural Organisation Society.