TITLE

in brief…

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/15/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 11, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to the agricultural sector in Europe. Scottish Conservative John Scott has proposed that the Local Food is Miles Better Campaign of the periodical "Farmers Weekly" should be supported by the Parliament. The risk of avian flu in Europe is projected to increase in winter 2006. A protest was launched by Fairness for Farmers against the importation of Brazilian beef.
ACCESSION #
22670720

 

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