To raise awareness and understanding of the issues facing farmers in upland areas and champion hill farmers both inside and outside Parliament. The group will serve as the voice of communities dependent on hill farming throughout the United Kingdom, raising concerns with government ministers, departments and relevant national assemblies.
1. National Sheep Association Scotland - written evidence
29/01/2019 - Inquiry: The future of Scottish agriculture post-Brexit - Scottish Affairs Committee
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Found: Scotch PGI Lamb and other branding. The Scottish hill sector is vitally important as a source of breeding
Found: Commoners is a hill farmer owned and managed membership organisation and represents around 500 hill farmers
3. Written Evidence: Key stakeholders on Dartmoor (Dartmoor Hill Pony) (AB01)
12/02/2020 - Bill Documents
Found: submitted by
key stakeholders on Dartmoor
4. Written evidence: Joss Hibbs (AB49) (PDF)
13/11/2018 - Bill Documents
Found: Payment for Public Goods
wild Dartmoor Hill Pony herds
Reason for Submitting
5. Written Evidence: The Wildlife Trusts (AB52)
27/02/2020 - Bill Documents
Found: is needed
in securing a sustainable future for farming, wildlife and the climate.
The Wildlife Trusts
1. Support for Hill Farmers
12/02/2020 - Westminster Hall
1: That this House has considered support for hill farmers.It is an honour to serve under your - Speech Link
2. Upland Farming
04/04/2019 - Lords Chamber
1: generations. They are responsible for a distinct farming and cultural heritage and the production of high-quality - Speech Link
2: underpinned by good delivery systems that keep farmers farming in a wider rural economy including forestry and - Speech Link
3: not succeed. Some 70 million people visit the uplands each year and that sort of payment is essential - Speech Link
3. Leaving the EU: Upland Farming
26/06/2018 - Westminster Hall
1: this House has considered the future of upland farming after the UK leaves the EU.Dioch yn fawr - Speech Link
08/01/2020 - Lords Chamber
1: agricultural sector and rural communities. In the tenant farming sector, we have consulted on proposals to support - Speech Link
2: farmers and upland farms are the backbone of the farming community? Will he ensure that they have a vibrant - Speech Link
3: land management schemes will be available in the uplands, so that farmers can decide about food production - Speech Link
5. Agriculture Bill
07/07/2020 - Lords Chamber
1: interrelated system and we know that air pollution and farming issues are closely interrelated.I have also - Speech Link
2: and hill farms in particular, which produce pasture-fed livestock. There are concerns that hill farmers - Speech Link
3: State must have regard to maintaining support for hill farms and other marginal land previously designated - Speech Link
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