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Watch Ed giving evidence to EFRA

29th Nov 2017 / By Alistair Driver

NPA senior policy advisor Ed Barker outlined the NPA's key Brexit priorities when he gave evidence to a parliamentary inquiry today. 

To watch the session, click here (from 15.42) 

EdBarkerNPAEd appeared in front of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) Committee at 3.45pm to provide the pig industry perspective for its current inquiry Brexit: Trade in Food. Also giving evidence in the same session will be Andrew Saunders, Tulip’s Agriculture Director and Richard Griffifths, from the British Poultry Council. 

Before the event, Ed said: "It will be an excellent opportunity to explain the challenges raised by Brexit, but also to explain where Government policy can help the sector grow."

The NPA has recently published a document outlining the opportunities and threats for the pig industry from Brexit, which members are advised to use when discussing the issue with MPs.