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Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019 View PDF version
The Minister for Rural Affairs and the Natural Environment (Mairi Gougeon)

The UK Government’s decision will have a detrimental effect on all aspects of Scottish rural life and will remove the standards and protections that Scotland is c...

Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019 View PDF version
Mairi Gougeon

Yes. The agreement in October 2017 to the joint intergovernmental programme of work on common frameworks was reached when all four Administrations agreed that lev...

Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019 View PDF version
Mairi Gougeon

Perhaps they will in Scotland, but I have serious concerns about that elsewhere. When we compare the previous protocol with what we have now, we see that the prev...

Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019 View PDF version
The Minister for Rural Affairs and the Natural Environment (Mairi Gougeon)

The Cabinet Secretary for the Rural Economy announced last week that £80 million will be paid by the end of March 2020 to Scotland’s active farmers and crofters. ...

Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019 View PDF version
Mairi Gougeon

First, I want to say that when I saw this question from Peter Chapman, I thought that it was particularly brave of him to raise convergence in the chamber, especi...

Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019 View PDF version
Mairi Gougeon

The Government has a strong track record of investing in and supporting crofting in Scotland. In the last financial year alone, we have approved and provided crof...

Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019 View PDF version
Mairi Gougeon

The Cabinet Secretary for the Rural Economy will bring forward plans at that time as to how that further tranche of funding will be spent.

Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019 View PDF version
The Minister for Rural Affairs and the Natural Environment (Mairi Gougeon)

The project will build on the strengths of the food and drink sector in the region, providing essential development space that will support the creation of start-ups and accelerate the growt...

Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019 View PDF version
Mairi Gougeon

On Tom Mason’s point about the good food nation bill, I would not want to take too much away from my response to the question that James Kelly will ask later on.<...

Meeting of the Parliament 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019 View PDF version
The Minister for Rural Affairs and the Natural Environment (Mairi Gougeon)

The Scottish Government has met regularly with Scottish seed potato representatives to understand the potential impact of a no-deal Brexit. Most recently, I raised those concerns directly wi...

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