Read today's blog to see the Environment Secretary's statement about the situation in Whaley Bridge, the Environment Secretary's recent visit to Countryfile Live and how Defra supports the RSPCA in stamping out illegal puppy trading.
There has been positive coverage of the launch of the Love Water campaign. The campaign aims to raise awareness of the importance of water and the role everyone plays in protecting it.
Today's blog looks at the success of the 5p plastic bag charge as the Environment Secretary reveals bag sales are down by 90% since it the charge was introduced. Furthermore, the Rural Payments Agency confirms that overdue agri-environment claims have been fully paid, we provide clarification on government reconsideration of metaldehyde ban and National Parks Minister, Lord Garner, visits New Forest Show.
Today's blog looks at a poster campaign launched to warn of the threat of African swine fever and raising awareness of the devastation to oak trees caused by oak processionary moth.
Coverage of National Heritage Lottery Fund’s announcement of new funding for the Natural England led Dynamic Dunescapes partnership project.
Today's blog looks at coverage of new legislation designed to prevent the arrival and spread of the Rose Rosette Virus to the UK, and the publication of landmark Environment Bill positions.
A look into the recent coverage of oak processionary moth.
Today Environment Secretary Michael Gove attended the 100th anniversary of the Royal Welsh Show, one of the biggest shows in the agricultural calendar.
A look into the Forestry Commissions’ investigation in to tree felling.
Today's blog looks at the launch of the Seafood Innovation Fund, which will support the UK's technology, fishing and seafood industries to deliver long-term, cutting edge innovation, as well as our £1 million grant to increase the recycling of business waste.