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The Agriculture Minister, David Heath, signals his intention to overhaul the horse passport system to prevent a repeat of the horsemeat scandal. He tells Anna Hill that the current regime 'singularly fails' to ensure traceability and food safety.

Also in the programme: is the right balance being struck between food security and preserving the landscape, when it comes to polytunnel planning decisions?

Presented by Anna Hill. Produced by Sarah Swadling.

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15 minutes

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Wed 17 Apr 2013 05:45