Women's Food and Farming National Conference 12 th April 2012 CAP Reform. Presentation by Richard Ashworth MEP. Food security and the CAP. World population reaches 9 billion by 2050. That means an extra 182K people per day, or - A new population the size of the UK every year for 30 years.
Richard Ashworth MEP
(source: Ernst & Young)
Either: Treasury would pay farmers £2.5bn per annum.
Or: Consumers would pay £2.5bn extra.