Weird News Agriculture: For Denormandy "The remuneration is at the heart of the renewal of generations"
Klöckner throws the Greens after the fruitless agricultural round to blockade
After the unsuccessful Conference of the Special Agriculture Ministers on the Common European Agricultural Policy (GAP), Agriculture Minister Julia Klöckner (CDU) has accused the Greens of a blockade. There was "a lot of movement and agreement among the different party colors" at the meeting, she said on Thursday, "except for the Greens".
Agriculture is becoming an aging profession: in 2019, more than half of the farmers in France were 50 years of age or older, according to INSEE figures. And for three retirements, there are only two facilities. This situation raises the question of renewal of the profession. For the Minister of Agriculture, Julien Denormandie, the remuneration is a key issue to render the farm trades, and more overall food, all their attractiveness.
BAE Systems hands Woodburn £2m pay rise after poaching bid
Britain's biggest defence contractor has handed its chief executive a multimillion pound pay rise as its board scrambled to prevent a rival FTSE-100 company from poaching him. © PA BAE Systems is the UK's largest defence contractor Sky News can reveal that BAE Systems has increased Charles Woodburn's base salary by well over £100,000 and awarded him an additional 'golden handcuffs' share package worth £2m to ensure his continued tenure at the company.
"Our farmers do not earn their lives quite well. They can not value their products sufficiently. The subject of remuneration is at the heart of the challenge of renewal of generations," he explained Sunday, at the microphone from Europe evening. It ensures that the government is fighting "so that quality can be paid up to what it gives us, from an environmental or nutritional point of view."
>>a job, a vocation
but the minister also concedes that the difficulties of the profession, unconcillable with holidays, and whose hours are often ungrateful, acts too Like a pusher: "It's a job where we work hard, where we are resting little," he says. "But passion allows us to cope with the difficulty of the profession," he adds. "Today, agriculture is a job of passion. These are passions of everyday life, projects for tomorrow ... it is the passion to feed the people of France!", Does he want to argue?
Julien Denormandie also ensures that it is a sector of the future, in full revolution with the development of new practices, more respectful of animals and the environment: "This is a job that recruits but not enough . I say it to all the youth of France: they are [...] occupational trades, with an incredible mission, deeply innovative trades. "
Family-run hotels passed down the generations that critics still love .
Here's a selection of hotels that have been cherished by generations of the same family. The list includes The Goring next to Buckingham Palace and Watergate Bay in Cornwall.While such establishments are commonplace in Europe, there are fewer of them in Britain but they certainly make their mark. Ranging from those with just a handful of rooms to historic country houses, they provide the very best of British hospitality, year in, year out.