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June 2007
Farmers Weekly;6/1/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 22, p37
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The article presents several excerpts from various comments posted by readers in the Farmers Weeklyinteractive (FWi) forums and blogs about issues concerning the agricultural sector in Great Britain as well as the five top blogs in farming and rural life. One reader calls for the abolition of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) which, according to him, interferes in the farming business. Field Day is one of the blogs featured in FWi.


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