On the blog today we look at the Environment Agency on BBC Radio 4's The Archers.
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On the blog today we look at the opening of a new Environment Agency flood scheme, a BBC package on the future of fishery protection vessels and coverage on Salisbury Ambulance Station.
On the blog today we look at the Farming Minister's visit to the Royal Bath and West Show, top scientist support for the Clean Air Strategy and agriculture in the UK statistics.
On the blog today we look at incorrect reports of Asian hornet sightings and the launch of our new sheep carcase classification consultation.
On the blog today we look at the launch of the National Parks review, the EU following the UK's example on plastic waste, flooding over the Bank Holiday weekend and Salisbury.
In today's blog we look at a new tree strategy, air quality in London and media coverage of the Air Quality Strategy.
In today's blog we look at more advice on saving water and badger baiting.
In today's blog we talk about the upcoming introduction of the Ivory Bill in Parliament, funding for the Darwin Initiative and water efficiency.
In today's blog we look at the launch of the new Clean Air Strategy, third party puppy sales, Action Oak wins gold at RHS Chelsea and the rise in UK organic farming.
On today's blog we look at the launch of Action Oak, supermarkets cutting down on the use of plastics, peatlands and how developers are helping wildlife.
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Defra in the Media is run by the Defra group Press Office and is our review of Defra group stories in the news.
The blog features a review of our leading media stories, rebuttal of inaccurate comment, and updates about our campaigns and stories.
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