Archives: Food and farming

Bees under threat from ‘hard Brexit, anti-red-tape’ Tories, says Green MEP

While the EU Commission is poised to extend a ban on controversial neonicotinoid pesticides, Tory MEPs are seeking to block such a ban.

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Greens back calls for EU ban on glyphosate as Monsanto accused of ‘ghost-writing’ research

Molly has thrown her weight behind a European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI) calling for a ban on the controversial weed killer glyphosate.

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New government must clamp down on ‘landgrabbing’ says Green MEP

Molly has called on the next government to follow the lead taken by the European Parliament and clamp down on “landgrabbing” for financial investment and industrial agricultural production.

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Greens demand government disclose impact studies of hard Brexit

Molly is demanding the government urgency disclose the results of ‘secret studies’ into the potential impacts of a hard Brexit.

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Studies conducted by HMG on the impact of Brexit

Molly has written to David Davis, the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, calling on him to make public the results of any studies carried out by the government into the impacts of a hard Brexit scenario.

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