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February 2014 farming and food brief

News, economics and statistics relating to the UK's farming and food industries.


February 2014 farming and food brief

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This monthly paper produced by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) brings together the latest key information relating to agriculture and the wider economy. In particular it highlights the results of recently published economic and statistical evidence and research.

Topics this month include:

  • recent flooding issues
  • impact of grants on farm performance
  • updated TB statistics
  • UK crop development
Published 6 March 2014