HC Deb 26 January 1995 vol 253 cc356-7W
Mr. Dykes

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what steps he is taking to ensure that the Government are working in partnership with farmers to conserve the countryside.

Mrs. Browning

Farmers have a vital role to play as stewards of the countryside and we work in partnership with them in all our expanding range of environmental schemes.