Brexit, chicken nuggets, bloody diarrhoea and Stormont…

First, an upfront declaration of interests: – I qualified as a microbiologist and have a life-long interest in our environment: today, I also Chair the Renewable Heat Association – a group advocating for the responsible use of renewable energy. The Issue There has been much comment about the importation of cheap meat products from America and other countries, as a part of a post-Brexit trade deal. What is the risk? Ethical farming methods and accepted animal welfare practices in Northern …

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