P-06-1190 Ban the use of peat in horticulture and all growing media by 2023
This page gives details of any meetings held which will, or did, discuss the matter, and includes links to the relevant Papers, Agendas and Minutes.
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Meeting: 25/04/2022 - Petitions Committee (Item 5)
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The Committee considered the petition and noted that the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs are in the process of consulting on this issue, agreeing to keep a watching brief on this issue and return to the petition once the Welsh Government have responded to the findings.
Meeting: 04/10/2021 - Petitions Committee (Item 2)
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- Research Brief, item 2 PDF 115 KB
- Correspondence from the Minister for Rural Affairs and North Wales, and Trefnydd, 21 September 2021, item 2 PDF 348 KB
- Correspondence from the Petitioner, 28 September 2021, item 2 PDF 342 KB View as HTML (2/3) 4 KB
The Committee noted that the Minister for Rural Affairs, North Wales and Trefnydd is working on a consultation around this issue and encouraged the petitioner and supporters to get involved in the consultation when it comes forward. The Committee also agreed to keep a watching brief on the issue and return to the issue following the completion of the consultation.