Thursday, 15 May 2014
Banff & Buchan MP Dr Eilidh Whiteford has tackled Prime Minister David Cameron on support for Scottish agriculture.
The SNP’s Westminster spokesperson on agriculture raised the matter at Prime Minister’s Questions this week asking Mr Cameron to explain why by 2019 Scottish farmers will be receiving the lowest level of support per hectare in the European Union.
Speaking during Prime Minister’s Questions, Dr Whiteford asked Mr Cameron:
In response, the Prime Minister said:
Commenting on the response, Dr Whiteford said: