New NFU president outlines her vision for agriculture
26th Feb 2018 / By Alistair Driver
New NFU president Minette Batters has called on the Government to put farming at the heart of its Brexit negotiations in her first major speech in the role.
Addressing politicians, food and farming industry leaders and journalists in Westminster, she outlined her vision for agriculture, stressing why she believes ‘farming’s future must be one based on teamwork, working with you all as Team Agriculture’.
“Welcome to a new era for the NFU, a new dawn for the countryside, and a new time for farming,” she said.
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