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Latest News and Docs
Food for Thought - A vision for unlocking the potential of agriculture and the food industry in the EU: 4 June 2014
A coalition of eleven European trade associations has been formed to provide effective lobbying for increased agricultural production in the EU.
This new alliance includes all five of AIC’s European Trade bodies representing our various sectors.
BI14-027 Employment Law: Holiday pay: 28 November 2014
It has been reported that Unite, the union, will not appeal the EAT’s recent decision in Bear Scotland . Although the case was a success for Unite on behalf of the claimants (as the EAT decided that holiday pay should include ‘non-guaranteed’ overtime), the judge imposed an important limitation on the ability of workers to claim retrospectively for unpaid holiday pay.
CP14-012 Loss of crop protection products covered by 'Countryfile' on 30th November: 26 November 2014
Members may be interested to know that the next episode of ‘Countryfile’ will cover the conclusions of the Andersons Report ‘The Effect of the loss of plant protection products on UK agriculture and horticulture and the wider economy’.