DEFRA rubishes scare over F&M compensation

April 2002
Farmers Weekly;4/5/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 14, p10
Trade Publication
Announces that the British Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has dismissed reports that the European Commission will reject the British government's claim for compensation to help pay for the foot-and-mouth crisis. Amount of claim received by DEFRA; Percentage of the compensation paid out by a European Union (EU) member-state which EU law requires the commission to refund.


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