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Steering farmers through the storm

NATIONAL FARMERS UNION leader Peter Kendall has seen members endure a miserable 10 months but concerns over food security, prices and sourcing in the wake of the horse meat scandal could offer new opportunities, he tells David Burrows.                           To travel 600 miles…
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School meals: Price ‘three times’ more important than quality

THE TENDERING process for school catering in Scotland has come under attack during a debate in Scottish Parliament yesterday.   According to Labour MSP Claire Baker, price is “three times” more important to a contract than quality. Baker has urged the government to redress the balance as part of the country’s National Food Policy.  …
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