The attached is a summary document arising from the second in as series of workshops which the Agri Brexit Coalition has held over the past few months. This one looked specifically at the issue of regulation – a copy of the attached summary has been forwarded to the Secretary of State and senior Defra officials.
A recent seminar, organised by the Agri-Brexit Coalition to address the opportunities for innovation in the agrisupply industry including animal health, crop protection, agricultural engineering and farm business management.
- Agri-Brexit Innovation Seminar presentation [PDF, 2.4MB]
With Article 50 now formally triggered by Prime Minister Theresa May, the Agri-Brexit Coalition looks forward to playing an active and informed role in helping Government achieve its objective of the best deal for the UK and the industry to meet opportunities and challenges.
“With the combined knowledge brought by all our member organisations, we have one of the largest pools of expertise in farm research, implementation and trade marketing. What’s more we deliver that knowledge in practical ways to farms and agribusiness every day ,” said Coalition Coordinator David Caffall. “Making that expertise available to government as negotiations progress will help us achieve that best deal outcome.”
The Agri-Brexit Coalition, founded by eight organisations and trade associations involved in agribusiness, brings together the expertise of this particular sector of UK agriculture plc as negotiations on Brexit progress.