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The North West also has a significant horticultural sector accounting for 9% of England’s total.

More than 80% of the land area in the North West is designated as rural, with all sectors represented in the region – especially livestock and dairy.

North West agriculture has more than 22,000 farming and employs around 40,000 people. A thriving food and drink industry runs alongside the agriculture and horticulture.

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Watch Again: NFU NW Sustainable Farming Incentive Update

05 July 2022, 19:00