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Scottish Parliament: Agriculture (Challenges and Opportunities) (23 Sep 2015)

Claudia Hamilton Beamish: ..., there was recognition for Peelham Farm’s platters of charcuterie; Galloway Chillies’ soups and preserves; and Canape’s curried Scottish goat, which I have not tried yet. I turn to the contribution of co-operative models to agriculture. First Milk has been a bitter disappointment in its dealings with milk producers, which are as far away from the co-op spirit as one...

Dairy Industry — Question for Short Debate (17 Sep 2015)

Lord Gardiner of Kimble: ...job was with the Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers, and I am proud to wear its tie today. I know of the pressures that farmers are under because of global volatility and a current surplus of milk on the world market. The Government have highlighted the need for EU-wide action to help farmers overcome the severe cash-flow pressures that they are undoubtedly under, and I was able to...

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: September’s Extraordinary Agriculture and Fisheries Council (17 Sep 2015)

Elizabeth Truss: ...also help to stabilise prices of products through the distribution of dairy products to vulnerable groups. Renewed efforts will be made to reach an early conclusion to the ongoing negotiations for revised school schemes for fruit and milk. Lord Gardiner thanked the Commission for their approach to this crisis over the last couple of weeks, but urged rapid action and implementation of the...

Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Trade Union Bill (14 Sep 2015)

Alec Shelbrooke: ...They always want to call for strikes rather than sensible negotiations, even through those of us who have had normal backgrounds like everyone else, regardless of our party. [Interruption.] Well, I went to a comprehensive school. I know that Labour Members’ new leader went to a public school, but I did not. Even a founding member of the Labour movement, Robert Blatchford, said:...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Ministerial Statement: Dairy Sector: Action to Address the Current Crisis (14 Sep 2015)

John Dallat: ...empty seats across the Chamber when this critical statement was delivered. I ask the Minister what progress, if any, has been made by the Commission to introduce or finalise negotiations for the school milk scheme. I ask that question in all sincerity because, as the Minister knows, last week there were new figures on child poverty. Primary schools are finding it increasingly difficult...

Public Bill Committee: Education and Adoption Bill: Clause 4 - Power to require governing body to enter into arrangements (7 Jul 2015)

Kevin Brennan: ...someone. The Minister said that there is a requirement in the Bill to notify people of the Government’s decision to use the powers. I might notify him that I have brought him a cup of tea with milk and sugar, but if I had consulted him I might have found out that he wanted a cup of black coffee. There is a big difference between consulting and notifying, and we should not confuse the...

Opposition Day — [2nd Allotted Day]: Productivity (17 Jun 2015)

Oliver Dowden: ...the United Kingdom Hare Krishna community. Their temple is a delightful place, where one can always be sure of a very warm welcome—although perhaps not as warm as that accorded to their cows, which are hand-milked and treated to massages with scented candles and soothing music in a spacious cowshed made of the finest French oak. Their luxurious residence is known locally as the Ritz...

Oral Answers to Questions — Defence: Scotland Bill (8 Jun 2015)

Antoinette Sandbach: ...can be hired for relaxing holidays. The Cheshire plains form the bedrock of the dairy industry in the constituency, whose importance is recorded as far back as 1125 by William of Malmesbury. Concerns about the milk price do not quite go back that far, but the fact that it is cheaper to buy a litre of milk than a litre of water was as true 15 years ago as it is today, and it is something on...

Queen’s Speech — Debate (4th Day) (2 Jun 2015)

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer: ...for me of the coalition Government was when Nick Clegg, then Deputy Prime Minister, announced that the long-held Liberal Democrat policy of starting children off with a good nutritional input would become government policy so that proper school meals would be provided for every single infant school pupil for free. I hope that this Government will continue that drive to make sure that at...

Scottish Parliament: Dairy Industry (31 Mar 2015)

Dave Thompson: ...of food and drink. The plan did not come about by itself, of course. The Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee has also worked hard under the convenership of Rob Gibson. It has engaged with farmers, milk producers, retailers and other bodies such as the UK Groceries Code Adjudicator, the National Farmers Union and the House of Commons Environment, Food and Rural Affairs...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: School Milk (25 Mar 2015)

Kevin Brennan: ..., Food and Rural Affairs, what discussions officials in her Department have had with their counterparts in EU member states and officials in the European Commission on the revision of the European School Milk Scheme.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: School Milk (25 Mar 2015)

Kevin Brennan: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, whether her Department plans to participate in the European School Milk Scheme in future years.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: School Milk (25 Mar 2015)

Kevin Brennan: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how much the Rural Payments Agency claimed under the European School Milk Scheme in each year since 2005.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: School Milk (24 Mar 2015)

Michael McCann: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment her Department has made of the potential effects on school milk provision in the UK of the announcement by the EU Commission in December 2014 that the EU School Milk Scheme will be evaluated as part of CAP simplification.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: School Milk (16 Mar 2015)

Michael McCann: ...for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent discussions officials in her Department have had with stakeholders on development of a national strategy for implementation of the European School Milk Scheme.

Local Government (Religious etc. Observances) Bill — Committee (13 Mar 2015)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: at about 8 am, rather than 6.30 am or 7 am. Being a father of three, with two children under the age of three—I know that those who are parents will share this experience—I was awoken at 5 am. One milk bottle followed another, after which, what did I do? I prayed, in my own Muslim way, in a moment of prayer and reflection. I then travelled to the House, as all noble Lords...

Oral Answers to Questions — Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Dairy Farmers (12 Mar 2015)

Daniel Kawczynski: ...invite her to visit Shropshire after the election, when she will continue to be a great Secretary of State. Will she explain what additional help she is giving to dairy farmers to ensure that more milk is used in our schools and hospitals, and exported?

Women: Economic Empowerment — Motion to Take Note (5 Mar 2015)

Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top: ...They were remarkably strong women—they simply accepted this was their responsibility and they got on with it. With the volunteer, they had been able to find the means of doing that in an effective way with regular meat and regular milk and then selling some of the goats so that they could financially sustain their responsibilities. In the next village we went to, the women’s...

Scottish Parliament: Mary Slessor and International Women’s Day 2015 (3 Mar 2015)

Anne McTaggart: .... Her commitment to helping women and children was especially evident from the policies that she fought for throughout her tenure as a city councillor and later as the first woman baillie. She pushed for a wide range of policies, from free school milk to pensions for mothers, which benefited the working class. We too should “Make it happen”, just as Mary Barber did nearly a...

[Sir Roger Gale in the Chair] — Dairy Industry (4 Feb 2015)

George Eustice: ...has been a big increase in production in New Zealand, with production there up around 18% over the last year. Demand in China dropped off quite suddenly, as the Chinese had built up stockpiles of skimmed milk powder and came back out of the market. Production in Europe is up by 8% to 10%, and the Russian trade ban has aggravated things. As a result of all that, on the international...

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