NFU Conference 2014February 25 and 26 at The ICC, Birmingham.
News from NFU Conference
AS THE NFU enters the post-Peter Kendall era a new leadership team, led by Meurig Raymond, will try to make its mark. ALISTAIR DRIVER reports on the challenges facing the new team.
PEMBROKESHIRE farmer Meurig Raymond has been elected as the new president of the NFU, with Minette Batters winning the race to become his deputy, the first female national officeholder in NFU history, and Guy Smith becoming the new vice president.
FARM Minister, George Eustice revealed the details of the £10m fund for flooded farmers yesterday (Janurary 25).
GEORGE Eustice talks to Farmers Guardian about dredging and flood defences at the NFU conference 2014.
PETER Kendall stands down as NFU President tomorrow after eight years as the farming industry’s figurehead.