New era, new challenges, new opportunities
Chaired by Jane King, AHDB
What impact will Coronavirus have now and in the future for UK farmers, food security and global trade
• Victoria Prentis, DEFRA Minister of Agriculture, provides an update on the Government's support for farmers in light of C19 and how it will work with industry to recover and prosper.
• Prof Tim Benton, Chatham House, explores how food security has taken on a new imperative in light of the global pandemic and some countries moving towards food protectionism
• Minette Batters, NFU President reviews the opportunities and challenges for UK arable farmers presented by the current situation
• Dr Ludivine Petetin from Cardiff University reviews how Coronavirus and Brexit are impacting and informing the UK's food security and trading position
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