George Eustice

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No benefit in paying wealthy landowners to rewild land | Letter
Letter: It makes more sense to pay farmers to farm in the right way than give huge sums to rich individuals to do essentially nothing, writes dairy farmer Hugh Padfield


11, Jan, 2022 @5:49 PM

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UK farmers sceptical after minister urges them to ‘stand ground’ on fair prices
George Eustice tells sector facing margins cut to bone by supermarkets they should demand higher incomes

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

06, Jan, 2022 @3:56 PM

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England’s farmers to be paid to rewild land
Nature recovery schemes are part of post-Brexit subsidies overhaul, but eco campaigners are sceptical

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

06, Jan, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Minister confirms UK has been hit by record bird flu outbreak
George Eustice says restrictions in place since start of November require all birds to be kept indoors

Matthew Weaver and Severin Carrell

09, Dec, 2021 @8:42 AM

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UK may eventually need carbon border tax, George Eustice says
Levy on imports related to CO2 generated by meat production might be necessary, says minister

Andrew Sparrow Political correspondent

07, Nov, 2021 @2:03 PM

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France backed down in fishing row after Jersey offer ‘to move things forward’
Exclusive: Paris shelved plans to ban UK boats from French ports following last-ditch talks

Daniel Boffey in Brussels and Jessica Elgot

02, Nov, 2021 @5:21 PM

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‘How can we grow new forests if we don’t have enough trees to plant?’
As nurseries run low on stock and labour shortages grow, industry warns Tory pledge cannot be kept

James Tapper

31, Oct, 2021 @8:45 AM

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Macron’s re-election hopes may be driving Brexit fishing row, says Eustice
UK environment secretary accuses France of using ‘inflammatory’ rhetoric in escalating dispute

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

29, Oct, 2021 @8:42 AM

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Tories all at sea in row over trawler ‘kidnapped’ by the French | John Crace
George Eustice did his best not to start an all-out trade war with France over fishing rights but his fellow MPs were less pacific

John Crace

28, Oct, 2021 @5:02 PM

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Peat-based compost used by UK public bodies despite proposed ban
Forestry England among organisations still buying peat, which is UK’s biggest natural store of CO2

Donald Campbell

22, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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UK firms reach deal over CO2 supply chain shortages
Department for business says it has brokered a deal which will avert shortages until January

Rob Davies

11, Oct, 2021 @1:15 PM

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UK cabinet split over solution to lorry driver shortage
Meeting on Friday expected to seek compromise over whether to recruit drivers from abroad

Rowena Mason and Mark Sweney

24, Sep, 2021 @12:55 PM

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