To see George's speeches and appearances in Parliament, please see below:
Details of Ministerial Meetings are published in the Department's Quarterly Transparency Returns, which are made publicly available on GO
The Secretary of State set out the Government’s position in a Written Ministerial Statement on 23 November:
Like all departments, Defra is planning for a number of scenarios to make sure we are ready to leave the EU.
In October 2017, the Government published its emissions reduction plan, the Clean Growth Strategy.
Leaving the EU gives us an opportunity to set new policies which specifically benefit British agriculture and the environment.
There is no date set for the review of the Code of Practice for the Welfare of Privately Kept Non-human Primates (the primate code) as th
Defra, through its Executive Agency, the Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD), is working with the livestock industry and the animal fe
We do not have information on the exact number of dolphins, porpoises, whales, harbour seals and other protected species which have been
The prioritisation of future updates to statutory welfare codes which are not currently under consideration will be guided by their need
During his visit to Iceland in August, the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs raised the UK's continued oppositio