Farming leaders to lobby hard ahead of elections

Davies, Robert
August 2006
Farmers Weekly;8/11/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 6, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of farmers' leaders in Wales to oblige politicians to address issues that affect agriculture ahead of the Assembly elections in 2007. The leaders are determined to get a commitment on area payments for less favored areas, modulation and bovine tuberculosis from politicians. Mary James of the National Farmers Union Cymru cites that they are urging members to take advantage of every opportunity to lobby on issues of importance to Welsh farming.


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