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Groundhog day in the woods

One of my favourite films is Groundhog Day, a poignant comedy in which a cynical TV reporter (played by Bill Murray) arrives in the small town of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania to report on Phil the groundhog’s predictions for the arrival of … Continue reading

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No more butter mountains?

Time moves slowly in CAP land. This time last year I was writing a blog about the options for reform proposals for Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). Twelve months on, we now have the actual proposals! The EU has gone for the … Continue reading

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