Britain’s approach to Brexit negotiations is beset by “inconsistency and lack of coordination” that “beggars belief,” says EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan.
Billionaire Brexit backer James Dyson has warned that farmers will be at a competitive disadvantage if the government cuts agricultural subsidies.
UK farm unions have called for a cross-government summit to address perceived slow progress in developing plans for a post-Brexit agricultural policy.
Defra secretary Michael Gove has been savaged for comments promising farmers they will benefit from a free trade deal with the EU after Brexit.
Livestock farmers must be guaranteed tariff-free access to EU markets after Brexit, the head of Wales’ red meat marketing board has warned.
Cheap food imports produced to lower animal welfare standards could put UK farmers at a competitive disadvantage after Brexit, warns a House of Lords committee.
Britain faces a post-Brexit shortage of vets because nine in 10 practising in the UK on behalf of the government originally come from another EU member state, says a report.
Senior EU figures have hit back at an “ignorant and indigestible” claim by UK trade secretary Liam Fox that allowing imports of chlorinated chicken from the US is an insignificant detail.
UK Defra secretary Michael Gove says he is taking a "pragmatic" approach to agriculture as Brexit progresses.
Defra secretary Michael Gove has rejected criticism from Welsh farmers who say the government is giving too little priority to a post-Brexit free trade deal with the EU.
Liam Fox has downplayed talk that a post-Brexit US-UK trade deal could be threatened by disagreements over chlorinated chicken imports.
The Welsh food and farming industry is in danger of "being put back decades" when the UK leaves the European Union, the environment secretary has warned.
In his first speech as Defra secretary, Michael Gove called the impact of Brexit on agriculture and the environment the “unfrozen moment” .
An "ambitious vision" to reform farm support after the UK leaves the EU has been unveiled by the Country Land and Business Association.
Removing commercial barriers with the USA could generate an additional £40 billion in trade with the UK by 2030, claims UK trade secretary Liam Fox.
The NFU says politicians must remember the importance of home-grown food as they debate the direction of farm support post-Brexit.
Welsh farm leaders have labelled Michael Gove's post-Brexit vision for agriculture a cause for concern.
Defra secretary Michael Gove has sought to reassure farmers in Northern Ireland about the level of subsidies they will receive after Brexit.
Defra minister Michael Gove says the UK is willing to allow EU citizens to enjoy free movement for a transitional period after Brexit in March 2019.
Michael Gove’s speech on his plan for a ‘Green Brexit’ is one of the first signs of what he is up to in his new role as Defra secretary, writes Camilla Swift.
Farm support post-Brexit must deliver clear environmental benefits, says Defra secretary Michael Gove.