The Ulster Farmers’ Union says it is encouraged by key recommendations published in DAERA’s review of the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI), the majority of which concur with the UFU’s views contributed during the review process.
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The Union said it is keen to see DAERA move quickly to develop and implement a related action plan and associated work stream. The review, carried out by DAERA, was an opportunity to help shape the future of agricultural scientific services in Northern Ireland for the benefit of the industry. The report makes 36 recommendations in total, with the next review likely to take place in 2022.