Truss says US trade deal won’t mean lower standards

Truss says US trade deal won’t mean lower standards

International trade secretary, Liz Truss, has said the UK is not prepared to compromise on food standards in a post-Brexit trade deal with the US. Truss told the BBC: “We will not be negotiating that away as part of a trade deal. “It is against the law to import...
Over one million people back food standards petition

Over one million people back food standards petition

More than one million people have pledged their support for British farming and food production by signing the National Farmers Union’s (NFU) petition urging Government to ensure future trade deals do not lead to an increase in food imports that would be illegal to...