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Lords debates the pig farming industry in England

17 June 2022

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On Thursday 16 June, members of the House of Lords debated the state of the pig farming industry in England.


Baroness Harris of Richmond (Liberal Democrats), former Master of the Fellmongers Company of Richmond, put forward the debate.

This was a general debate. During debates, members put their experience to good use to discuss current issues and draw the government's attention to concerns.    

Members speaking   

Members speaking in the debate included:

Lord Benyon (Conservative), Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) responded on behalf of the government.

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Watch and read the debate  

Find out more about the issues discussed: catch up on Parliament TV or read the Lords Hansard transcript.

Explore background information  

Find out more about the issues the debate covers in the House of Lords Library briefing.  

Learn more about how the House of Lords checks and challenges government.

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