Minister Outlines Export Opportunities

29 March 2012, at 7:37am

UK - Agricultural Minister, Jim Paice, has outlined the role of agriculture and farming is playing in Britain's economic recovery at a trade event in Birmingham.

Speaking at Food and Drink Expo 2012, Mr Paice said agriculture was a critical industry in which Britain was excelling.

But he was keen to point out that while our domestic demand for locally grown and produced food was fresher and better for communities, the UK should also be looking to export and open up new markets.

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