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Apprenticeships and Skills Minister Anne Milton has rejected calls for a GCSE in agriculture, suggesting MPs should go out to schools to highlight existing opportunities for learning about food production.
The programme and apprenticeship funding will equip would-be farmers with broad-based agricultural skills training, as well as upskilling apprentices with the business knowledge of how to provide for food manufacturers.
The University of Edinburgh Students Association is the latest body to join the anti-meat campaign following a bad-tempered meeting where agricultural students were denied a voice before being shown the door.