Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2004-05
13 December 2004 Progress on pesticides: evidence sessions announced

13 December 2004 Progress on pesticides: evidence sessions announced

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee’s Sub-Committee on progress on pesticides has decided to hold the following oral evidence sessions in relation to its inquiry:

Wednesday 19 January 2005
9.30 am                     Crop Protection Association
10.10 am (approx)   Agricultural Industries Confederation
10.50 am (approx)   National Farmers’ Union

Tuesday 8 February 2005
2.00 pm       
            Friends of the Earth; and Pesticides Action Network UK
2.40 pm (approx)    Royal Society for the Protection of Birds; and Soil Association
3.20 pm (approx)    Environment Agency

The schedule for the remaining oral evidence session will be announced in due course.

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NOTES FOR EDITORS

For the terms of reference of this inquiry please see the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee press notice, published 9 July 2004.

The Committee normally meets in a committee room at Westminster. There are often last minute changes of room and meetings may be held either in the Palace of Westminster or in Portcullis House. Those wishing to attend should check the venue by calling the committee office information line the day before the hearing on 020 7219 2033.

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