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Latest releases

24 April 2014
Food Statistics Pocket book - 2013 Edition - In-year update
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
24 April 2014
Northern Ireland Local Authority Collected Municipal Waste Management Statistics Report - October-December 2013
Environment (Northern Ireland)
24 April 2014
Pesticide Usage Report in Amenity Areas in the UK - 2012
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Key releases

Forestry Commission
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Theme: Agriculture and Environment

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The Agriculture and Environment theme brings together information and statistics from across the UK about the agriculture, natural environment, fishing, food and forestry sectors.

Agriculture and Environment

Topics within this theme and subject areas present key facts with links to pages containing detailed information and data plus other useful websites.

Statistics on the natural environment (air, water, soil, wildlife, natural resources and waste) are provided by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC). Statistics on rural areas, outputs & inputs of agriculture & the food industry (including the environmental consequences) and on animal and plant health are provided by Defra.

The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) provides statistical information about the UK Fishing Industry while statistics on UK forestry and primary wood processing are published by the Forestry Commission (FC).

Statistics relating to sustainable development and food consumption are not included here, but can be found in the People and Places theme.