Date lodged: 24 February 2017
To ask the Scottish Government how many officials in its Agriculture, Food and Rural Communities Directorate are working full-time or full-time equivalent on preparing for the devolution to Scotland of EU powers over farming.
Answered by: Fergus Ewing 8 March 2017
Agriculture is already a devolved area. Staff across the Scottish Government Directorates are working in support of Cabinet Secretaries and Ministers on Scotland’s place in Europe.