Apple crop could 'rot on trees' if Government does not act on seasonal labour

English Apples & Pears (EAP) has surveyed British apple growers, finding that 41% have seen fewer applications for seasonal picking work this year, with 38% saying that it has been harder than ever to recruit.

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