Is Brexit an opportunity for sustainable food production in the UK?

Fri 8 Sep • 16:00 – 17:00

Sallis Benney • Grand Parade
City Centre

Organised by:
  • University of Sussex
  • Suitable for: 16+

    What does Brexit mean for agriculture in the UK, and what are its potential impacts on food security and the environment? Join leading figures from politics and academia to discuss how the Brexit process could contribute to conservation, human health and well-being in these times of political and economic uncertainty.

    Panellists:
    Dave Goulson, Professor of Biology at the University of Sussex
    Tim Lang, Professor of Food Policy at City University London
    Minette Batters, deputy president of the NFU
    Kerry McCarthy, MP for Bristol East
    Chaired by Sue Hartley Professor of Ecology and Director of the Environmental Sustainability Institute, University of York

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