TITLE

Producer group offers low cost and efficiency

AUTHOR(S)
Padfield, Emily
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;4/27/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 17, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the sheep production scheme demonstrated at the collection center of May Hill Lamb Producer Group in England. Founding member Mike Credland stated that the group aims to provide an efficient, low-cost marketing strategy for producers with high animal welfare standards. The center is operated on a non-profit-making basis by its farmer members. Credland cited that the group seeks to promote quality and profitable lamb production.
ACCESSION #
25265461

 

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