in brief…

November 2006
Farmers Weekly;11/3/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 18, p21
Trade Publication
This section presents international news briefs related to agriculture. The Royal Bath and West Society is one step closer to a revamp of its showground facilities near Shepton Mallet in Somerset, England. Farmers have lost money by sending pre-August 1996 cattle to the wrong slaughterhouse. French farmers are suffering as the French consumption of imported food increases while exports remain static.


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