France adopts food bill, retailer says will lead to price rise

FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Breakfast foods are displayed on shelves in a supermarket in Nice, France, July 18, 2018. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/File Photo/File Photo

PARIS (Reuters) – France’s parliament gave final approval on Tuesday to a “field-to-fork” law aimed at raising farmers’ income, improving food quality and fighting waste, but opponents say it will push up consumer prices and only benefit retailers. The bill was a campaign promise of President Emmanuel Macron aimed at appeasing farmers, a large and […]

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