43% of UK fruit and vegetables are being produced sustainably to the LEAF Marque Standard, it was revealed today as LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming) announces its latest global impacts.
Following government guidelines for Covid-19 (coronavirus), the LEAF office at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, will be manned with a skeleton staff from 9am on Wednesday (18th March 2020) until further notice.
Measures have been put in place to ensure that all staff remain available to respond and continue to work with you, our farmers, members and stakeholders, during these times. The LEAF head office number (02476 413911) will remain open and our general enquiries email address ([email protected]leafuk.org) will continue to be monitored from 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.
We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause and we thank you for your patience, understanding and continued support during this time. This is an unprecedented situation and it is critical that we consider the wellbeing and safety of all who we work with.
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