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Ministers 'caving in' on EU farming subsidy changes

Wildlife groups have accused ministers of caving in to pressure from the National Farmers Union (NFU) over changes to EU farm subsidies in England.

The government is taking more from farmers' European grants to pay for wildlife protection, but by less than it originally proposed.

Roger Harrabin reports.

  • 20 Dec 2013
  • From the section UK
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