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‘Will you have our backs?’

AS Defra Secretary Theresa Villiers attempted to provide reassurance at the Oxford Farming Conference that the Government would protect British farming standards against overseas competition in EU trade negotiations, one farmer baldly asked: ‘Will you have our backs?’ She pledged to support livestock farming against what she agreed was ‘the simplistic

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