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British Food Production And The Global Food Crisis

EDM number 1708 in 2007-08, proposed by Timothy Farron on 05/06/2008.
Categorised under the topics of Agriculture, Food and International trade.

That this House notes and is greatly concerned by the global food crisis; further notes that little action has been taken to increase British food production or to enhance food security at a time of rising food prices and concern about the future security and availability of worldwide food production; realises that Britain will not be exempt from the global food crisis; and calls on the Government to take positive action to support farming and food production in Britain in order to ensure a secure supply of affordable food for people at home and abroad.

This motion has been signed by a total of 32 MPs.

Tim Farron05/06/2008Westmorland and LonsdaleLiberal DemocratProposed
Bob Russell05/06/2008ColchesterLiberal DemocratSeconded
Lynne Jones06/06/2008Birmingham, Selly OakLabourSeconded
Nigel Evans06/06/2008Ribble ValleyConservativeSeconded
Stephen Williams06/06/2008Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSeconded
Bob Spink09/06/2008Castle PointUKIPSeconded
Nicholas Winterton09/06/2008MacclesfieldConservativeSigned
Mike Hancock09/06/2008Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
James Gray09/06/2008North WiltshireConservativeSigned
Lindsay Hoyle09/06/2008ChorleyLabourSigned
Kelvin Hopkins10/06/2008Luton NorthLabourSigned
Annette Brooke10/06/2008Mid Dorset and North PooleLiberal DemocratSigned
John Leech10/06/2008Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Anne Main10/06/2008St AlbansConservativeSigned
Mark Hunter10/06/2008CheadleLiberal DemocratSigned
Elfyn Llwyd11/06/2008Meirionnydd Nant ConwyPlaid CymruSigned
Phil Willis11/06/2008Harrogate and KnaresboroughLiberal DemocratSigned
Rudi Vis11/06/2008Finchley and Golders GreenLabourSigned
Jeremy Corbyn11/06/2008Islington NorthLabourSigned
Alan Simpson11/06/2008Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
Brian Jenkins12/06/2008TamworthLabourSigned
Mark Williams13/06/2008CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Rowen16/06/2008RochdaleLiberal DemocratSigned
Willie Rennie16/06/2008Dunfermline and West FifeLiberal DemocratSigned
John Pugh18/06/2008SouthportLiberal DemocratSigned
Dan Rogerson18/06/2008North CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
Clive Efford19/06/2008ElthamLabourSigned
Ann Cryer20/06/2008KeighleyLabourSigned
John McDonnell23/06/2008Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Paul Truswell26/06/2008PudseyLabourSigned
Bill Etherington02/07/2008Sunderland NorthLabourSigned
John Hemming08/07/2008Birmingham, YardleyLiberal DemocratSigned

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