TITLE

Figures show few making cash from beef and sheep

AUTHOR(S)
Stocks, Caroline
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;11/24/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 21, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the results of the sheep and beef production costs and business income reports conducted by Quality Meat Scotland, Hybu Cig Cymru and the English Beef and Lamb Executive. The reports found that few farmers in Great Britain are making money from sheep and beef production. Sheep producers also suffered losses, with the average ewe in the red by between £49.25 and £41.76 and the average lamb losing £2.45.
ACCESSION #
23685236

 

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