TITLE

Rhoda Lee wins gratitude

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;5/25/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 21, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Rhoda Lee of Women's Institute has received a china dairy cow ornament from Farmers for Action (FFA). Lee was given the ornament in recognition of her efforts in campaigning milk prices. FFA chairman David Handley notes that Lee deserves the gratitude of the dairy sector of Great Britain since she spent four years advocating for the resolution.
ACCESSION #
25487427

 

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