National Association of Agricultural Contractors (NAAC)

Agribusiness trade bodies unite ahead of Brexit negotiations

The AIC is one of eight agribusiness trade bodies to have co-founded a coalition to represent the interests of the sector in the imminent negotiations over the UK’s departure from the European Union. It is also one of a wider group of agricultural and food chain trade associations to sign an open letter to the prime minister calling for an early settlement of trade arrangements with the Republic of Ireland as part of the Brexit talks.

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No increase for farm trailer road weights

The Department for Transport (DfT) has abandoned a measure to increase the maximum weight of agricultural trailers allowed on the road in the UK. In March 2015, the law on tractor speed and weights was revised, with the first phase of the changes increasing the...

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New chief exec for the NAAC

The National Association of Agricultural Contractors (NAAC) has appointed Duncan Russell as its new chief executive. Mr Russell will take up his new post from this month.  Mr Russell arrives at the NAAC after several years running the National Sprayer Test...

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