Comments by Defra secretary Andrea Leadsom that British people rather than #migrant workers should fill fruit-picking jobs demonstrate significant confusion about what constitutes a career in agriculture, argues Caroline Nye.
Defra minister George Eustice says the UK will review GM crop regulations in preparation for leaving European Union.
French agriculture minister Stephane Le Foll says the UK cannot leave the EU's problems behind while continuing benefiting from its advantages.
The Tenant Farmers Association says it is pushing for a new, three pillar agricultural policy to replace the Common Agricultural Policy when the UK leaves the EU.
Defra minister George Eustice says the agriculture industry will have to "move away from the notion of subsidies".
Reintroducing a Seasonal Agricultural Workers Scheme (SAWS) to provide overseas labour for UK farms should be a last resort, says lobby group Migration Watch UK.