‘Policy can only be determined on the basis of science’

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A beautiful and healthy green potato crop. That’s what lobbyist Iris Bouwers likes to see on her own farm.

A beautiful and healthy green potato crop. That’s what lobbyist Iris Bouwers likes to see on her own farm. So it’s not surprising that she has the topic of Plant Health high on her agenda for Brussels. ‘If you feel that things are not going too well with the commodities policy, you shouldn’t just look on in silence,’ says the lobbyist of LTO, the Dutch growers’ organisation (Dutch Federation of Agricultural and Horticultural Organisations).

Leo Hanse

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