The NFU has called for a work permit scheme to help ease a farm labour shortage expected to rise to 95,000 workers a year after the UK leaves the EU. “Without…
One in five farms and businesses connected to the pig industry would struggle to survive without migrant labour post-Brexit, suggests a survey.
The UK agricultural industry should still have good access to EU migrant labour post-Brexit, says UK government minister David Mundell.
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.