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Average farming incomes fell by 11 per cent in 2022 due to Brexit, a new subsidy system and ‘extreme’ price pressure from supermarkets.
Fruit and veg from places with lower standards or worker rights are more prevalent on British shelves since Brexit as suppliers struggle with import and admin costs from EU.
Liz Truss has appointed Ranil Jayawardena as Defra minister and Jacob Rees-Mogg as energy minister sparking fears for momentum on climate issues.
£22 million worth of fruit and veg has been left in fields due to lack of pickers as labour crisis adds to water shortages.
Issue 12: Fairness and five years.
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