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From the power of the NFU to agricultural transition - President addresses Council

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At the first in-person meeting of NFU Council since the start of the pandemic, NFU President Minette Batters reflects on the strength of the NFU and why now, more than ever, it's important to win hearts and minds within Government.

The power of the NFU

“I think you all will know there are some pretty challenging days in this job. I took on the role of Deputy President eight years ago and there wasn't even a referendum on the table. In the past 12 months there are days that I never, ever thought that I would be dealing with.

“It makes me