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Set Alert for Brexit

'No-deal' Brexit could hit Denmark for billions in lost meat sales

Denmark’s meat sector will face a tough period of adjustment if the UK leaves the EU without an agreement. With lost sales to the UK likely to run into the billions, two new reports suggest adapting will be difficult – but not impossible – for Danish exporters.

Brexit Trade Agreements

UK agricultural organisations warn against the “catastrophic” fallouts of a no-deal Brexit

Agricultural organisations in the UK are becoming increasingly mobilized to warn the country's government of the grave dangers of a no-deal scenario on Brexit.

EU European Agricultural Policy

“We cannot feed our nation without non-UK labour”, warns Scottish farm leader

The head of a Scottish farming union has criticised the UK Government’s planned worker scheme for being largely insufficient to address the expected farm labour gaps after Brexit.

Brexit EU

Brexit chaos intensifies as MPs reject Withdrawal Agreement by record margin

Plans for the UK’s exit from the EU have been thrown into chaos by a massive rejection of the draft Brexit Withdrawal Agreement by members of the UK Parliament.

Brexit Trade Agreements

Scots, Welsh to sue UK government for agri-food losses under Brexit ‘no deal’

The Scottish and Welsh departments of agriculture have piled further pressure on the UK government by promising to sue the UK Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) for “billions” of pounds if the UK leaves the EU on March 29 with no deal.

Brexit Rural Development

Scottish Government reverses harsh funding cut for farmers in disadvantaged areas

After attracting harsh criticism from local farmers, Scotland’s farming chief has said that the loss in funding for producers in difficult areas will be lower than previously announced.

Brexit United Kingdom

Lithuania see opportunities for agriculture in blockchain and Brexit

Last year in Europe was marked by a turbulent summer weather, mounting Brexit uncertainties, the spread of African Swine Fever and big developments in the usage of blockchain technology in food supply chains.

Technology European Agricultural Policy

No deal Brexit “must be avoided” says EU food industry, as key vote approaches

Europe’s food industry association has sounded the alarm again over the “dramatic consequences” of a no deal Brexit for food companies as the delayed vote in the UK House of Commons on the EU-UK Withdrawal Agreement approaches.

European Food Law European Agricultural Policy

EU agriculture policy diary: Parliament plenary, EU forest strategy and GFFA

Next week the European Parliament will gather in the first plenary session of 2019 to discuss, among other things, the EU's authorisation procedure for pesticides.

EU European Agricultural Policy
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