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unstar this property registered interest true more like this
star this property date less than 2017-10-18more like thismore than 2017-10-18
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property hansard heading Agriculture: Subsidies remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, when his Department plans to publish its review on convergence uplift payments to Scottish farmers. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Ross, Skye and Lochaber more like this
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Ian Blackford more like this
star this property uin 108555 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-11-20more like thisremove minimum value filter
star this property answer text <p>The Secretary of State received a letter from the member for Dumfries and Galloway requesting a review of intra-UK allocations of funding for agricultural support on 26 October.</p><p>The Secretary of State also met Scottish Cabinet Secretary for the Rural Economy and Connectivity, Fergus Ewing, on 6 November to discuss intra-UK allocations. We will set out next steps in due course.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Camborne and Redruth more like this
unstar this property answering member printed George Eustice more like this
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less than 2017-11-20T12:41:03.653Zmore like thismore than 2017-11-20T12:41:03.653Z
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star this property label Biography information for George Eustice more like this
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4390
star this property label Biography information for Ian Blackford more like this
794440
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-11-23more like thismore than 2017-11-23
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Wales Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 28 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Wales more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Wales more like this
star this property hansard heading Agriculture: Subsidies remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Wales, what meetings he has had with farmers’ unions and representatives of rural communities on replacing common agricultural policy subsidies to UK farmers. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Cardiff Central more like this
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Jo Stevens more like this
star this property uin 115413 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-11-28more like thismore than 2017-11-28
star this property answer text <p>As befits their importance to the Welsh economy, my ministerial team and I regularly meet with farmers’ unions and representatives of rural communities to discuss a number of issues, including the impact of the UK leaving the European Union.</p><p> </p><p>Most recently, the UK Government Minister for Wales, Guto Bebb MP, along with the Minister for Farming, George Eustice MP, met with the Farmers Union of Wales on 13 November and the National Farmers Union Cymru on 15 November.</p><p> </p><p>Both the FUW and NFU Cymru, along with the Country Land and Business Association, are members of my Expert Panel. The panel meets regularly, and last met on 6 November.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Vale of Glamorgan more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Alun Cairns more like this
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less than 2017-11-28T10:37:32.85Zmore like thismore than 2017-11-28T10:37:32.85Z
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4086
star this property label Biography information for Alun Cairns more like this
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4425
star this property label Biography information for Jo Stevens more like this
795450
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-11-27more like thismore than 2017-11-27
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property hansard heading Agriculture: Subsidies remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if he plans to include proposals for subsidies or schemes to encourage the growing of protein crops and pulses in the forthcoming Agriculture White Paper and Bill. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Bristol East more like this
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Kerry McCarthy more like this
star this property uin 115871 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-12-04more like thismore than 2017-12-04
star this property answer text <p>Leaving the EU gives us an opportunity to set new policies which specifically benefit British agriculture and the environment. We are exploring various options to achieve these aims.</p><p> </p><p>The Agriculture Bill will deliver a range of reforms and move away from the constraints and bureaucracy of the Common Agricultural Policy. The Government plans to engage widely ahead of its introduction and will endeavour to take every opportunity to listen to the views of members and peers, as well as public and stakeholder consultation.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Camborne and Redruth more like this
unstar this property answering member printed George Eustice more like this
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less than 2017-12-04T18:34:28.14Zmore like thismore than 2017-12-04T18:34:28.14Z
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3934
star this property label Biography information for George Eustice more like this
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1491
star this property label Biography information for Kerry McCarthy more like this
795453
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-11-27more like thismore than 2017-11-27
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property hansard heading Agriculture: Subsidies remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if he will retain the three-crop rule in any future agricultural payment scheme after the UK has left the EU. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Bristol East more like this
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Kerry McCarthy more like this
star this property uin 115874 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-12-05more like thismore than 2017-12-05
star this property answer text <p>As announced in the Queen’s Speech, we intend to introduce an Agriculture Bill in this parliamentary session. This Bill will support a thriving and self-reliant farming sector and deliver on the manifesto commitment to provide stability for farmers as we leave the European Union. The Three-Crop Rule is the type of well-meaning but ineffective rule that we want to review in favour of better environmental outcomes.</p><p> </p><p>The Government plans to consult ahead of the introduction of the Agriculture Bill. This will allow us to take on views from interested groups and individuals.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Camborne and Redruth more like this
unstar this property answering member printed George Eustice more like this
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less than 2017-12-05T16:52:48.947Zmore like thismore than 2017-12-05T16:52:48.947Z
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3934
star this property label Biography information for George Eustice more like this
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1491
star this property label Biography information for Kerry McCarthy more like this
802659
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-07more like thismore than 2017-12-07
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property hansard heading Agriculture: Subsidies remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps he is taking to improve the delivery of Rural Payments Agency payments to farmers. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Tewkesbury more like this
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Mr Laurence Robertson more like this
star this property uin 118209 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-12-19more like thismore than 2017-12-19
star this property answer text <p>The current CAP is bureaucratic and ineffective. The unnecessary reporting and mapping requirements imposed by the European Commission hampers the effective delivery of the Basic Payment Scheme. The government therefore believes that the best way to improve agricultural policy is to leave the European Union and establish a coherent, domestic policy instead. However, in the short term, we are working to make the best of the failed CAP and performance was far better in 2016 than in 2015. EU law means that the scope for simplifying the existing BPS scheme is limited.</p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Camborne and Redruth more like this
unstar this property answering member printed George Eustice more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 118215 more like this
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less than 2017-12-19T13:33:27.817Zmore like thismore than 2017-12-19T13:33:27.817Z
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3934
star this property label Biography information for George Eustice more like this
star this property tabling member
253
star this property label Biography information for Mr Laurence Robertson more like this
802660
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-07more like thismore than 2017-12-07
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property hansard heading Agriculture: Subsidies remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how much has been paid to the EU in fines for not paying farmers in time under the basic farm payments scheme in the last 12 months. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Tewkesbury more like this
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Mr Laurence Robertson more like this
star this property uin 118210 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-12-14more like thismore than 2017-12-14
star this property answer text <p>In the last 12 months the European Commission has proposed a financial correction of €25.4 million relating to late payments made in the UK under the 2015 direct payments, principally the Basic Payment Scheme. Around €12 million of this has been paid to date. The amount of the financial correction is subject to challenge.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Camborne and Redruth more like this
unstar this property answering member printed George Eustice more like this
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less than 2017-12-14T15:31:59.607Zmore like thismore than 2017-12-14T15:31:59.607Z
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3934
star this property label Biography information for George Eustice more like this
star this property tabling member
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Laurence Robertson more like this
802664
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-07more like thismore than 2017-12-07
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property hansard heading Agriculture: Subsidies remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what estimate he has made of the number of farmers who do not take up the basic payment scheme. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Tewkesbury more like this
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Mr Laurence Robertson more like this
star this property uin 118214 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-12-15more like thismore than 2017-12-15
star this property answer text <p>The department do not hold information on the number of farmers who consider themselves potentially eligible for the Basic Payment Scheme in any given year but choose not to claim.</p><p> </p><p>Following the introduction of new eligibility criteria for the Basic Payment Scheme, the number of claims received has reduced by approximately 16% compared to the final year of the Single Payment Scheme in 2014.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Camborne and Redruth more like this
unstar this property answering member printed George Eustice more like this
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less than 2017-12-15T12:35:40.437Zmore like thismore than 2017-12-15T12:35:40.437Z
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star this property label Biography information for George Eustice more like this
star this property tabling member
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Laurence Robertson more like this
802665
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-07more like thismore than 2017-12-07
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property hansard heading Agriculture: Subsidies remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent progress he has made in simplifying the basic payment scheme of the Rural Payments Agency. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Tewkesbury more like this
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Mr Laurence Robertson more like this
star this property uin 118215 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-12-19more like thismore than 2017-12-19
star this property answer text <p>The current CAP is bureaucratic and ineffective. The unnecessary reporting and mapping requirements imposed by the European Commission hampers the effective delivery of the Basic Payment Scheme. The government therefore believes that the best way to improve agricultural policy is to leave the European Union and establish a coherent, domestic policy instead. However, in the short term, we are working to make the best of the failed CAP and performance was far better in 2016 than in 2015. EU law means that the scope for simplifying the existing BPS scheme is limited.</p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Camborne and Redruth more like this
unstar this property answering member printed George Eustice more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 118209 more like this
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less than 2017-12-19T13:33:27.867Zmore like thismore than 2017-12-19T13:33:27.867Z
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3934
star this property label Biography information for George Eustice more like this
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253
star this property label Biography information for Mr Laurence Robertson more like this
802993
unstar this property registered interest true more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-08more like thismore than 2017-12-08
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property hansard heading Agriculture: Subsidies remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, whether he plans to match existing levels of Common Agricultural Policy funding after the UK leaves the EU. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Cardiff North more like this
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Anna McMorrin more like this
star this property uin 118413 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-12-13more like thismore than 2017-12-13
star this property answer text <p>The Government has pledged to continue to commit the same cash total in funds for farm support until the end of this Parliament, expected in 2022. This provides a greater level of security and certainty for farmers and landowners than anywhere else in the EU, where funding is guaranteed only until 2020.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Camborne and Redruth more like this
unstar this property answering member printed George Eustice more like this
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less than 2017-12-13T18:08:02.603Zmore like thismore than 2017-12-13T18:08:02.603Z
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star this property label Biography information for George Eustice more like this
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4632
star this property label Biography information for Anna McMorrin more like this
806508
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-14more like thismore than 2017-12-14
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property hansard heading Agriculture: Subsidies remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, whether he plans to maintain subsidies to UK farmers after the UK leaves the EU. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gordon more like this
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Colin Clark more like this
star this property uin 119584 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-12-18more like thismore than 2017-12-18
star this property answer text <p>This Government has pledged the same cash total in funds for farm support until the end of the parliament, expected in 2022. This is a greater level of security and certainty for farmers and landowners than anywhere else in the EU, where funding is guaranteed only to 2020. This total includes all EU and Exchequer funding provided for farm support under both Pillar I and Pillar II.</p><p> </p><p>Leaving the EU gives us an opportunity to set new policies which specifically benefit agriculture and the environment. The government is committed to providing the best possible value for money to the taxpayer and we are exploring various options to achieve these aims.</p><p> </p><p><strong> </strong></p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Camborne and Redruth more like this
unstar this property answering member printed George Eustice more like this
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less than 2017-12-18T17:07:51.153Zmore like thismore than 2017-12-18T17:07:51.153Z
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star this property label Biography information for George Eustice more like this
star this property tabling member
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star this property label Biography information for Colin Clark more like this