Angry farmers block the A2 at Liempde in North Brabant on Friday evening. According to Omroep Brabant , some seventy tractors are blocking traffic to Den Bosch.
The ANWB reports at around 8.45 p.m. that road users must take into account a delay of around 20 minutes. Traffic is diverted from the Batadorp junction, according to Rijkswaterstaat.
The # A2 from Eindhoven to Den Bosch is close between Best and Boxtel because of protesting farmers. Detour from Eindhoven on the # A58 and # A65Avatar
Since Thursday evening, the farmers have protested in various places in the Netherlands against the agricultural policy of Minister Schouten. She wants to prohibit the addition of extra protein to animal feed. Dairy farmers think this is a bad plan, because they believe that the health of animals is at stake.
Small-scale protests since Thursday evening
On Thursday evening, the board of action group Farmers Defense Force protested at the Binnenhof. On Friday morning a few dozen farmers from the action group Agraction were on the Malieveld in The Hague and throughout the day small campaigns were also spread out in the rest of the country. For example, farmers blocked the A1 for a few hours at the Gelderse Holten.
Dozens of farmers blocked A1 with tractors