Scottish Agricultural College Respond to EFRA Select Committee
The Scottish Agricultural College have issued a response to the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee at the UK Parliament which was co-ordinated by the Rural Policy Centre in November 2011. The response explores a number of issues, including the extent to which the proposal to green direct payments is likely to generate significant environmental benefits, the impact of additional greening requirements on food and production and the competitiveness of the agricultural industry and some suggestions for improving the greening proposals.
Full details are available here.
02 Dec 2011
Scottish Agricultural College