Farming at centre of billion-pound trade deal

Taverner, Charlie
May 2014
Farmers Weekly;5/16/2014, Vol. 161 Issue 18, p51
Trade Publication
The article discusses House of Lords committee reports which stated that negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) could be blocked if Europe and the U.S. failed to agree on several food and farming issues. Topics discussed include the issues of contention are genetically modified organisms (GMO), limits on U.S. beef imports and geographical indication on food labels and benefits of the lifting of import tariffs and cooperation on trade rules to Europe.


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