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All 5 results for brexit speaker:the Duke of Montrose

European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill - Second Reading (13 Jan 2020)

the Duke of Montrose: say, much to my surprise, that I regard myself as being accused of being thoroughly responsible for the Bill. It has been obvious to anybody listening to this debate that the process required by Brexit is liable to be highly disruptive to the entity that is the United Kingdom, and this is not just a question of an Irish border or troubles with devolved Administrations, as several noble...

Rural Economy (Rural Economy Committee Report) - Motion to Take Note (8 Oct 2019)

the Duke of Montrose: ..., the only way ahead he saw in those days was diversification and grassland farming. My Lords, have we not heard of that formula once again? Now we are coming around to the same story. A no-deal Brexit sounds like it will just repeat that scene. I know, having talked to farmers in Northern Ireland, that they are watching all the different proposals that the Government are producing for...

Brexit: Plant and Animal Biosecurity - Motion to Take Note (15 May 2019)

the Duke of Montrose: ..., as part of Invasive Species Week, my noble friend the Minister mentioned that he and his colleagues had successfully obtained approval for the UK to have approved third-country status in case of Brexit. I for one feel that he and his colleagues should be congratulated on that because a great threat was hanging over the farming industry. I declare my interests as detailed in the register...

Trade Bill - Committee (4th Day) (4 Feb 2019)

the Duke of Montrose: ...from all around the world are vetted by the Moredun Research Institute in Edinburgh. It will no longer be able to vet vaccines, and it has been told to destroy all its cultures if a no-deal Brexit goes through.

Brexit: Agriculture and Farm Animal Welfare (European Union Committee Report) - Motion to Take Note (17 Oct 2017)

the Duke of Montrose: ...Board report which came out just last week. It reiterates that the Government have said that they will guarantee the same level of funding at £3.1 billion for food production from the date of Brexit to the end of this Parliament. Some farmers feel that they can operate without any of that, but what there is has provided a lifeline for much of our beef and sheep production, as many noble...

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