consultation should be scrapped and “Guys” genius idea about a “equal to import scheme” included in a new consultation@Guy Smith great to see you comments the other day on a simplified scheme for RT. However there is nothing about this in the consultation and Red Tractor have said they will be basing future changes on the consultation. Do you know when they will be withdrawing the current consultation and updating it with these new concepts?
The very notion that you can buy a whole chicken for under £4 is a scandal in itself.
Christ, tis but a dream to have a failed agronomist inspect my farm, my inspector is a landscape gardener! And he’s a ....!ours sees a tech more than once a year - makes the MOT and it specific costs a joke though as its ALWAYS in 100% condition - it applies £100's of thousand of £ product a year, why would I ever not makes sure it was in tip top condition ?
I don't need a failed agronomist inspector to tell me this or to need to pay to be told this, I'm not a child and that's how it feels RT treats me
it will not need ANY farm level assurance to be used in the UK - it will end up in the same product as UK Red Tractor OSR (which is all OSR as there is no UK market for none RT OSR )60000 tons of Australian rapeseed reported to be heading into Tilbury and transported by barge to Erith. What assurance scheme is it grown under and is it from neonic treated seed?. I am not having a pull at Australian farmers I am trying to highlight the well documented inequality that we face .