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The CLA's Land Use team advises on topics including: animal diseases including bird flu, BSE and bovine TB, farm support, livestock, arable, new entrants and share farming, food processing, farm shops and more.

Agriculture Guidance Notes

 This briefing note focuses on the Government's no dealy import tarriff policy and is based on published information and discussion with the Defra...
MPs debated the Agriculture Bill for the first time on 10 October at what is called Second Reading. This is a chance for MPs to debate the principles...
MPs will debate the Agriculture Bill for the first time on 10 October. Read the CLA’s briefing note to Members of Parliament highlighting the key...
The Government has published the Agriculture Bill, the first piece of domestic farming legislation in decades. The CLA has produced a guide that...
The UK Government's consultation on future farming policy post-Brexit has been published.

National Agriculture Advisers

Susan Twining
Chief Land Use Policy Adviser
Susan has been the CLA Chief Land Use Policy adviser since 2017. Prior to this she was an Associate Director and head of the Sustainable Food and...
Matt Taylor
Senior Land Use Adviser – Forestry and Woodland
Matt is a professional forester with 20 years’ land management experience. Matt has worked with private landowners, utilities companies, charities...
Fraser McAuley
Land Use Policy Adviser
Fraser is a Land Use Policy Adviser who has worked for the CLA for over two years. Following an undergraduate degree in agriculture from Aberystwyth...
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