Struggling Welsh dairy farmer takes his case to Whitehall

February 2007
Farmers Weekly;2/2/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 5, p8
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The article reports on the efforts of milk producer Jonathan Owen of Flintshire, Wales to call on the British government to address the condition of his dairy business. Owen stressed that politicians could not make any promises about future milk prices. He also made it clear that he would be forced to quit dairying if producers do not get new regulatory body that can set fair prices. He also mentioned that he only gets 15 pence per liter of his milk despite working 15 hours a day.


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