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Brexit: Food Standards Agency should be able to say no to chlorinated chicken - The Independent;

Brexit: Food Standards Agency should be able to say no to chlorinated chicken - The Independent

The IndependentBrexit: Food Standards Agency should be able to say no to chlorinated chickenThe IndependentThe British food regulator should have the independent right to say yes or no to chlorine-washed chicken and other controversial food products, as a way to move quickly beyond potential stumbling blocks in agriculture and accelerate free trade deals ...and more »

Hard Brexit Could Mean Cheaper Food If We Abolish Tariffs, Policy Exchange Says - Yahoo News UK;

Hard Brexit Could Mean Cheaper Food If We Abolish Tariffs, Policy Exchange Says - Yahoo News UK

Yahoo News UKHard Brexit Could Mean Cheaper Food If We Abolish Tariffs, Policy Exchange SaysYahoo News UKBritain should abolish tariffs on food imports after a hard Brexit to bring down prices that the EU has forced up by “stymying” trade deals, a leading think tank has said. As Britain reels at the prospect of Brexit meaning an influx of chlorinated ...and more »

Ministers urged to scrap 'perverse' farm payments by 2025 and phase out trade tariffs - Yorkshire Post;

Ministers urged to scrap 'perverse' farm payments by 2025 and phase out trade tariffs - Yorkshire Post

Yorkshire PostMinisters urged to scrap 'perverse' farm payments by 2025 and phase out trade tariffsYorkshire PostThe Government should use the opportunity presented by Brexit to phase out “perverse” farming subsidies and cut back on hefty trade tariffs, a leading think tank has claimed. Researchers at Policy Exchange argue that the current protectionist approach ...and more »

Post-Brexit Britain should phase out tariffs on food, says thinktank - The Guardian;

Post-Brexit Britain should phase out tariffs on food, says thinktank - The Guardian

The GuardianPost-Brexit Britain should phase out tariffs on food, says thinktankThe GuardianCattle on a farm in Iowa, USA. Critics fear that the UK will accept hormone-treated beef after leaving the EU. Photograph: Scott Olson/Getty Images. Farming. Post-Brexit Britain should phase out tariffs on food, says thinktank. Policy Exchange says EU ...and more »

Think-tank calls for end to farmers' food subsidies - Financial Times;

Think-tank calls for end to farmers' food subsidies - Financial Times

Financial TimesThink-tank calls for end to farmers' food subsidiesFinancial TimesMinisters should phase out all subsidies to farmers for food production by 2025 and instead focus on paying them for other activities such as protecting the environment, one of the UK's leading think-tanks has recommended. According to the report by ...and more »

Call to scrap food tariffs - The Times;

Call to scrap food tariffs - The Times

The TimesCall to scrap food tariffsThe TimesFarmers hide behind unnecessary food standards that keep out foreign competition, a think tank will claim today. The Policy Exchange, whose former chairman, Michael Gove, is now the environment secretary, said the government should scrap tariffs.and more »