A fair deal from supermarkets and making the most of the opportunities that climate change presents will improve the viability of farming. However we cannot lose sight of the importance of maintaining food security.
When it comes to Cameron's calls for more accurate labelling of British produce, his policy of shaking up food packaging information is not a new idea - it is just mutton labelled as lamb.
Lib Dems have for many years highlighted the impact of growing supermarket dominance in the groceries market on competition and sustainable development. particularly in rural areas. As far back as 2004, we argued for loopholes in what could be labelled British to be closed.