TITLE

Sound of rain is welcome

AUTHOR(S)
Downes, Tim; Downes, Louise
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/1/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 9, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the business of a livestock farmer in Shrewsbury, Shropshire in England. It is said that wheat and oat crops have been harvested. The farmer plans to add plantain and chicory for grazing. The farmer was disappointed with prices of cull cow which just reached £39 per kilogram.
ACCESSION #
22513095

 

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