TITLE

Tir Mynydd vote offers 'lifeline'

AUTHOR(S)
Davies, Robert
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;4/6/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 14, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of the Welsh Assembly to revise a plan to reduce Tir Mynydd scheme support by £12 million a year. Rural affairs minister Carwyn Jones argued that he did not have any intention to slash hill farm incomes. He also stated that reinstating much of the Tir Mynydd budget would affect many applicants to join the flagship Tir Gofal scheme. Farming unions expressed their support for the decision.
ACCESSION #
25063897

 

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