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Brexit and the environment: A look at how the UK legislatures’ Committees are preparing. Part 4- UK Parliament: The House of Lords

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This series of four blog posts provides an update on committee activity relating to the potential impacts of Brexit on environmental and agricultural policy across the UK legislatures. It also explores areas that will have impact on these policy areas including international trade, immigration and any potential changes to devolution settlements.

This series sign-posts to committee inquiries held during the summer and autumn and will cover 1) The National Assembly for Wales, 2) The Scottish Parliament, 3) The House of Commons and 4) The House of Lords (with recognition that Northern Ireland Assembly Committees remain dissolved).

This final post covers the House of Lords and follows the previous article exploring the House of Commons.

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Brexit and the environment: A look at how the UK legislatures’ Committees are preparing. Part 3- UK Parliament: The House of Commons

Darllenwch yr erthygl yma yn Gymraeg | View this post in Welsh

This series of four blog posts provides an update on committee activity across the UK legislatures relating to the potential impacts of Brexit on environmental and agricultural policy. It also explores matters that will have impact on these policy areas including international trade, immigration and any potential changes to devolution settlements.

This series sign-posts to committee inquiries held during the summer and autumn and will cover 1) The National Assembly for Wales, 2) The Scottish Parliament, 3) The House of Commons and 4) The House of Lords (with recognition that Northern Ireland Assembly Committees remain dissolved).

This post covers the House of Commons and follows yesterday’s article exploring the Scottish Parliament.

The next post will explore the work of the House of Lords.

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Brexit and the environment: A look at how the UK legislatures’ Committees are preparing. Part 2- The Scottish Parliament

Darllenwch yr erthygl yma yn Gymraeg | View this post in Welsh

This series of four blog posts provides an update on committee activity across the UK legislatures relating to the potential impacts of Brexit on environmental and agricultural policy. It also explores areas that will have impact on these policy areas including international trade, immigration and any potential changes to devolution settlements.

This series sign-posts to committee inquiries held during the summer and autumn and will cover 1) The National Assembly for Wales, 2) The Scottish Parliament, 3) The House of Commons and 4) The House of Lords (with recognition that Northern Ireland Assembly Committees remain dissolved).

This post covers the Scottish Parliament and follows yesterday’s article exploring the National Assembly for Wales.

The next post will explore the work of the House of Commons.

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Brexit and the environment: A look at how the UK legislatures’ Committees are preparing. Part 1- The National Assembly for Wales

Darllenwch yr erthygl yma yn Gymraeg | View this post in Welsh

This series of four blog posts provides an update on committee activity across the UK legislatures around the potential impacts of Brexit on environmental and agricultural policy. It also explores areas that will have indirect effects including devolution, trade and immigration. This series sign-posts to committee inquiries from over the summer/autumn and will cover 1) The National Assembly for Wales, 2) The Scottish Parliament, 3) The House of Commons and 4) The House of Lords (with recognition that Northern Ireland Assembly Committees remain dissolved).

This first post covers the National Assembly for Wales.

The next post will explore the work of the Scottish Parliament.

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New Publication: The red meat sector

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This research briefing provides an overview of the red meat sector in Wales. It comprises a summary of beef, lamb and pork prices in the UK as well as the UK’s position in the global red meat trade. It also contains information on red meat producers and processors in Wales as well as discussing the issues raised in relation to Brexit.

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New Publication: The Dairy Sector

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This Research Briefing provides and overview of the dairy sector in Wales. It sets out on the impact of global dairy prices on Welsh and UK farmers, the cost of production, changing supply chain margins, dairy contracts in Wales and the potential impacts of Brexit.

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New Publication: The food and drink industry in Wales

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The Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths AM, is due to make an oral statement on the food and drink industry in the Assembly on 7 November.

This briefing provides an overview of the food and drink industry in Wales, including key facts about the economic importance of the sector, and targets for its growth. It details Welsh Government strategy for the industry, outlines recent progress on delivering the strategy, and highlights areas likely to be affected by the UK’s exit from the European Union. It also outlines support available for businesses in the food and drink industry.

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