Waste disposal is an issue

June 2006
Farmers Weekly;6/9/2006, Vol. 144 Issue 23, p73
Trade Publication
The article looks at the concerns raised by the author about farming. The author praised the enhancements made at the Prince of Wales' gardens at Highgrove, England. Though the garden still have weeds, which could be taken out with glyphosate, it still is an achievement. Then the author said that he is still deciding which recycling scheme he will use for his farm at Pickwick Lodge Farm in Wiltshire.


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