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  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Capital Investment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, with reference to the Autumn budget, what his Department's capital budget will be for (a) 2018-19, (b) 2019-20 and (c)...

  • Groceries Code Adjudicator

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, when his Department expects to publish its response to its consultation on extending the remit of the Groceries Code...

  • Agriculture: USA

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made of the potential effect of a trade agreement with the United States on UK farming.

  • Ivory: Imports

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many import permits for ivory have been issued by the Animal and Plant Health Agency in each of the last five years; and...

  • Incinerators

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how much waste the UK is currently capable of incinerating; and what estimate he has made of the waste incineration capacity...

  • Clothing: Marine Environment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made of the effect of washing synthetic clothing on to our oceans and marine life as set out in the...

  • Animals: Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, with reference to the World Organisation for Animal Health's validation procedures for new technologies for animal diseases,...

  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: ICT

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, whether electronic communications from hon. Members to Ministers in his Department are passed through any third parties...

  • Government Departments: Pigmeat

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps he is taking to increase procurement of pig products by Government institutions.

  • Pigs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what discussions his Department has had with the National Farmers' Union on improving productivity in the pig sector after...

  • Pigmeat: Asia

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, if he will take steps to increase the export of pig products to Asia after the UK leaves the EU.

  • Waste Disposal

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what estimate he has made of the amount of (a) food waste and (b) total bio-degrable waste that goes to (i) incineration and...

  • Meat: Exports

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what estimate he has made of the level of WTO tariffs for (a) beef (b) poultry (c) sheep (d) pork exports from the UK after...

  • Tree Planting

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent assessment he has made of tree planting rates.

  • Flood Control: Lancashire

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps his Department is taking to prevent coastal flooding in Lancashire.

  • Environment Agency: North West

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many staff were employed by the Environment Agency in (a) Cumbria and (b) Lancashire in each year since 1 January 2012.

  • Floods: Fylde

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment the Environment Agency has made of the effect of new housing developments on the risk of flooding in Fylde...

  • Industry: Environment Protection

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, with reference to page 148 of the Industrial Strategy, when he plans to publish the new strategy for resources and waste.

  • Lions: South Africa

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made of the sustainability of trophy hunting in South Africa for the local population of African lions.

  • Hunting

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, with reference to the Answer of 14 June 2016 to Question 40644, on animal imports, what assessment he has made of the...

  • Hunting

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, whether he has discussed monitoring the effectiveness of trophy hunting in promoting conservation with Cabinet colleagues.

  • Cuadrilla Resources: Fylde

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many unannounced onsite inspections the Environment Agency has conducted at Cuadrilla Resources’ shale gas site at...

  • Cuadrilla Resources: Fylde

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many onsite inspections the Environment Agency has conducted at Cuadrilla Resources’ shale gas site at Preston New...

  • Rivers: Sewage and Water Abstraction

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps the Government is taking to tackle sewage pollution and over-abstraction in rivers.

  • Electricity Generation: Waste

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 28 November 2017 to...

  • ClientEarth

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 29 June 2017 to Question 1033 on Nitrous Oxide: EU Law, how much the Government has spent on legal...

  • Angling: Lancashire

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps the Environment Agency is taking to prevent illegal angling in Lancashire.

  • Marine Protected Areas

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent steps he has taken to protect marine environments in (a) the UK and (b) the UK Overseas Territories.

  • Fracking: Lancashire

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment the Environment Agency has made of the level of compliance with relevant environmental restrictions by...

  • Meat: UK Trade with EU

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent discussions he has had with (a) the Secretary for International Trade and (b) other parties on how to ensure...

  • Meat: UK Trade with EU

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent representations his Department has received from companies that import meat from EU Member States on how to...

  • Motor Vehicles: Exhaust Emissions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Transport on reducing roadside emissions.

  • Food: USA

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, pursuant to his oral contribution of 7 December on Future Trade Agreements: Agriculture, if he will list the individuals and...

  • Government Departments: Food

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps he is taking to increase procurement of British-farmed produce by Government Departments and agencies; and if he...