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EU referendum: National Farmers’ Union backs staying in EU

Shared from on 19 April 2016

Farmers' interests are best served by remaining in the European Union, the National Farmers' Union has said.

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Tory minister ‘wanted UK pensioners to be low-wage fruit pickers’

Shared from on 14 March 2016

Owen Paterson denies he sought to replace east European workers with older Britons on less than minimum wage

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Tory minister ‘wanted UK pensioners to be low-wage fruit pickers’

Shared from on 14 March 2016

Owen Paterson denies he sought to replace east European workers with older Britons on less than minimum wage

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pensioners
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Cheap milk is costing us our jobs, say farmers

Shared from on 11 August 2015

Hundreds of dairy farmers will abandon the industry by the end of the year because of the low price of milk, forcing supermarkets to rely more on imports

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Cheap milk is costing us our jobs, say farmers

Shared from on 11 August 2015

Hundreds of dairy farmers will abandon the industry by the end of the year because of the low price of milk, forcing supermarkets to rely more on imports

Tags:

farming

inflation
...

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