Farmers to meet MPs to discuss environment budget

Farmers from across Devon are heading to Westminster today, to ask for more money to help the environment.

Devon farmers head to Westminster to ask for more money to help the environment Credit: David Giles/PA Wire

They will meet MPs to discuss how much of the Government's farming budget will go towards supporting threatened species, landscapes and heritage features.

The secretary of state for the environment will announce his budget for the countryside in the next few weeks.