TITLE

Time to stop tinkering with hill farming

AUTHOR(S)
Clarke, Philip
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;11/3/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 18, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments that the British upland farmers face numerous challenges, poor climate, etc. being among the more obvious. They have also had to face the challenge of change, not least in the way their incomes are supported. Hill Livestock Compensatory Allowances were scrapped in 2001, to be replaced with the Hill Farm Allowance (HFA). They are now facing further change as the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs seeks to replace HFA with a new uplands reward structure.
ACCESSION #
23297149

 

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