TITLE

in brief…

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;2/23/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 8, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers updates on the livestock industry. It says that lamb producers can improve performance by leaving a percentage of their male lambs uncastrated. Welsh dairy farmer Lyndon Edwards has been appointed chairman of the Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers (RABDF). It mentions that Ireland's first livestock trading web site, www.irishonlinemart.com, allows animals to be sold by auction and offers classified advertisement to be placed on the site.
ACCESSION #
24525585

 

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