TITLE

Get involved with OPEN FARM SUNDAYHost a farm walk as part of Open Farm Sunday

AUTHOR(S)
Davies, Isabel
PUB. DATE
April 2015
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;4/24/2015, Issue 1000, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Open Farm Sunday 2015, an annual event in Great Britain to be held on June 7, 2015 in which several farms participate and open their gate for visitors. It mentions views of several farmers of Great Britain including Jo North, Colin Dawes, and Andrew Melton, regarding how the event help them in improving relations with local community and in promoting farming to its customer. Also mentioned are sponsors of the event, including the National Farmers' Union and the periodical.
ACCESSION #
102299496

 

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