Brexit - the impact on horticulture
The latest news on and reaction to the decision to leave the EU and how it is affecting the UK horticulture industry including garden retail, plant production, edibles production, landscaping, parks, sports turf and arboriculture.
The whole UK food and drink supply chain needs to work together to deal with the challenges of Brexit, sustainability and low margins, Food & Drink Federation chief executive Ian Wright has said.
Agriculture Bill to be reintroduced in January with Defra promising to protect environmental standards post-Brexit
"Radical changes" to agricultural policy will protect the environment for future generations while boosting productivity for farmers, Environment Secretary Theresa Villiers said.
With the surprisingly decisive General Election result giving the Conservatives a clear run to implement their manifesto pledges, horticulture bodies are keen to see these now put into practice.
Our live table includes details of key Brexit-related policy, legislation and guidance documents published by UK government departments, non-departmental public bodies, devolved administrations and the European Commission and its agencies.
With the deadline for the UK's exit from the European Union now in sight, minds are sharpened and businesses are now focusing on what Brexit will mean for them.
Dutch plants and flowers export value to the UK increased by 3.5% in 2019, reaching a value of €855 million.
The CPVO has emailed all UK-based holders of EU Plant Variety Rights to remind them they need an EU-based procedural representative after the UK leaves the EU.