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Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control (29 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: I am very grateful for the work of Professor Sir Charles Godfray and his team in exploring how we might accelerate progress in tackling Bovine TB. This is a terrible disease which creates considerable trauma in the farming industry and is very difficult to eradicate for a number of reasons. Sir Charles’s review is an important contribution. The Government will publish its response shortly.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Imports (29 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: The Import of Products, Animals, Food and Feed System (IPAFFS) was ready for use in advance of the last withdrawal date of 12 April. Since then, work on IPAFFS has continued to further develop and stabilise the system, improving the user experience and increasing functionalities for imports from countries outside the EU. IPAFFS is currently available for businesses to register and begin...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Animal Feed and Food: Imports (29 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: The process for importing feed and food from the EU to the UK will not change after Brexit. There will be no additional controls or checks. Full guidance has been published on Gov.uk and this includes new arrangements for the notification only of certain imports. Options for a new, long term imports regime for animals and animal products are under consideration. The sanitary and...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Public Appointments (29 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: The public appointments that the department is responsible for making are set out in the Schedule to the Public Appointments Order in Council 2019. https://publicappointments.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/wp-content/u ploads/2019/04/2019-Public-Appointments-Order-In-Council.pdf

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Jainism (29 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: Britain’s Jain community makes a positive contribution to life in this country. This Government values its contribution immensely. The Government is always keen to work with the Jain community on matters that are important to them, and we will continue to do so.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Pay (29 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: Following the Tribunal ruling, Defra made backdated payments to eligible staff and is currently working with a number of other Government Departments to change the pay system for the future.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Weeds Act 1959 (29 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: The Weeds Act 1959 extends and applies to England, Scotland and Wales. It does not extend to Northern Ireland. The subject area of the Act is devolved in relation to Scotland and Wales, and those devolved administrations will have their own approach to injurious weeds under the framework of the Act. The Government has no plans to repeal the Weeds Act 1959 at this time. Defra’s injurious...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Pâté de Foie Gras: Import Controls (29 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: The Government has made clear that the production of foie gras from ducks or geese using force feeding (known as gavage) raises serious welfare concerns. The production of foie gras by force feeding is banned in the UK as it is incompatible with our domestic legislation. We recognise the strength of feeling on this issue and once we leave the EU, it will be possible for the Government to...

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: October Agriculture and Fisheries Council (29 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: Katrina Williams, Deputy Permanent Representative to the European Union, represented the UK at Agriculture and Fisheries Council in Luxembourg on 14-15 October. The main item on fisheries policy was fixing the 2020 fishing opportunities in the Baltic Sea. Member States agreed on the total allowable catches (TACs) and quotas for the ten most commercially important fish stocks in the Baltic...

Early Parliamentary General Election (28 Oct 2019)

...Nadine Dorries Steve Double Oliver Dowden Jackie Doyle-Price Richard Drax James Duddridge David Duguid Alan Duncan Iain Duncan Smith Philip Dunne Michael Ellis Tobias Ellwood Charlie Elphicke George Eustice Nigel Evans David Evennett Michael Fabricant Michael Fallon Frank Field Mark Field Vicky Ford Kevin Foster Mark Francois Lucy Frazer George Freeman Mike Freer Marcus Fysh Roger Gale...

Restoring Nature and Climate Change — [Stewart Hosie in the Chair] (28 Oct 2019)

Kerry McCarthy: ...soil health ought to be identified as a particular public good. The response of the Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, the hon. Member for Camborne and Redruth (George Eustice), who was responsible for farming, was that it was covered by the broader list and the Government did not want to be too specific, but now that the Agriculture Bill—well, who...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control (28 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: The Animal and Plant Health Agency’s ongoing study of the wild badger population at Woodchester Park can adapt to assess any new impacts on the badger population, including from licensed badger culling taking place across Gloucestershire, which is in the Bovine TB High Risk Area of England. Woodchester Park’s work will continue to support policy and research in line with our TB...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Eggs (28 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: We remain focused on facilitating a smooth and orderly withdrawal from the EU with a deal as soon as possible. If we do leave the EU with a deal, trade in the egg sector will continue with the EU and third countries as it does at present for the duration of the implementation period. However, as a responsible Government, we have been preparing to minimise any disruption in the event of a no...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Agriculture: Seasonal Workers (28 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: The numbers of visa applications made, approved and refused under Seasonal Workers Pilot scheme are published in the quarterly Immigration statistics. This information is available on the Gov.uk website at: www.gov.uk/government/publications/immigration-statistics-ye ar-ending-june-2019/list-of-tables The Home Department and Defra have established a regime to monitor and evaluate the Pilot...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Animals: Exports (25 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: The digital system known as Export Health Certificate (EHC) Online will be available on gov.uk and allow exporters to complete and submit an online application for an EHC. EHC Online will provide a better user experience, automate processes and reduce running costs for the Government. The technology build is well developed and we are starting to test the system with stakeholders and...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Energy Supply (25 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: In response to PQ290397 Defra Group already procures 88% of the energy used in 2018/19 from renewable sources. In the core Department this rises to 99.9%. The Core Department’s energy policy states it will purchase renewable electricity from the Crown Commercial Services Electricity Frameworks. The only reason the Core Department utilises non-renewable electricity is where the landlord...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Agriculture: Northern Ireland (25 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: Implementing the outcome of the referendum to leave the EU raises significant issues for farmers and agrifood businesses. Whilst the Government’s preference is to leave with an agreement, we have been working hard taking steps to ensure people and businesses are prepared in the event that this is not possible. This includes: publishing numerous pieces of communications since August 2018,...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Health (25 Oct 2019)

George Eustice: We use Office for National Statistics (ONS) wellbeing statistics to inform Health and Wellbeing policy within the Civil Service. Defra also measures personal wellbeing through the annual Civil Service People Survey using the same national statistics that the ONS use for the UK population as a whole. The four personal well-being questions are: Life Satisfaction, Worthwhile, Happiness, and...

The Economy (24 Oct 2019)

...Farrelly Tim Farron Marion Fellows Frank Field Jim Fitzpatrick Colleen Fletcher Caroline Flint Lisa Forbes Yvonne Fovargue Vicky Foxcroft James Frith Gill Furniss Hugh Gaffney Barry Gardiner Ruth George Stephen Gethins Patricia Gibson Preet Kaur Gill Mary Glindon Roger Godsiff Patrick Grady Peter Grant Neil Gray Kate Green Lilian Greenwood Margaret Greenwood Nia Griffith John Grogan Andrew...

Plastic Food and Drink Packaging — [Graham Stringer in the Chair] (24 Oct 2019)

Derek Thomas: ...and Honiton again. I say that my constituency is the most beautiful because, apart from a short section that neighbours the constituencies of my hon. Friends the Members for Camborne and Redruth (George Eustice) and for Truro and Falmouth (Sarah Newton), we are entirely surrounded by the sea. However, although ours is a beautiful, unspoiled part of the world where every Member—as well as...


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