Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

So long, Owen Paterson: we won't miss you. You were truly the worst environment secretary for decades. With that act to follow, Ms Truss might be tempted to relax; hardly much to live up to. That would be a mistake. There's already a lot in her in-tray and a lot of mess to clean up from her predecessor...
Environment Secretary Owen Paterson will hold a summit today to discuss ash dieback which is threatening to devastate one
The British landscape could be changed forever by a deadly virus threading to wipe out Britain's ash trees - with as many
The Government's crisis committee Cobra will meet on Friday to discuss the disease threatening the UK's native ash trees
The son of Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman has been granted a High Court injunction preventing publication of private