SNP's £10m 'new entrant' pledge

October 2006
Farmers Weekly;10/6/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 14, p8
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The article reports on a £10 million pledge made by Alex Salmond, leader of the Scottish National Party, to help new entrants make a start in farming if his party comes to power in Scotland. He warned of the vital farming skills that are in danger of dying out in the region. He also emphasizes the failure of the current government policy to attract new farmers.


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