23 Jul 2018

Farmers grapple with prospect of no-deal Brexit

Home Affairs Correspondent

The talk at one of Europe’s biggest agricultural events hasn’t all been about the heatwave and crop yields. At the Royal Welsh Show, which opened today in Powys, farmers have also been talking about Brexit, some worried by talk of a no-deal scenario. And that’s especially true for those who export meat to Europe. Industry leaders have warned that no deal would mean “catastrophe”, but others are hoping for new opportunities.