TITLE

June snow takes toll on feed

AUTHOR(S)
Davey, Bill
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;8/11/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 6, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an update related to agriculture in Canterbury Plains, New Zealand. Winter green feed, especially oats and kale, were ruined by the weight of the snow in mid-June 2006. The lambs have achieved their target weight despite the heavy snow and are now making way for considering spring cropping options. The Food Miles campaign launched in Great Britain has caught both farmer and media attention in the country.
ACCESSION #
22267344

 

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