TITLE

Porritt lambasts 'illiterate' DEFRA

AUTHOR(S)
King, Jane; Ashbridge, Ian
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;2/2/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 5, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the criticisms made by Jonathon Porritt, chairman of the Sustainable Development Commission in Great Britain, against the government and Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Secretary David Milliband during a Soil Association Conference in England. He stated that Milliband is not in the position to remark that environmental security was a bigger issue for farming than food security. He questioned the U.S. government's commitment to boost biofuel production.
ACCESSION #
24702973

 

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