More on the feudal farm subsidy system

Most of the national papers picked up on the release of farm subsidy information.

The Guardian focused on how much of the money goes to the Royal family and agribusiness.
Royal farms get £1m from taxpayers
David Hencke and Rob Evans

Leader: Another countryside
Agriculture subsidies: A little bit of history was made yesterday when the government finally published details of the £1.7bn in support payments that farmers and agricultural companies in England receive from the taxpayer.

The Times
Leader: Muck and brass

The Independent
Revealed: the rich landowners making hay on EU subsidies
By Danielle Demetriou

The Government’s right to keep us in the dark
By Heather Brooke

BBC News
Subsidies ‘help large farms most’

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