TITLE

'Business is dead in the water'

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;8/17/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 7, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of the foot-and-mouth disease outbreak on the business of lairage owner Peter Bartley. He said they have been exporting 1,500 animals each week from their Yorkshire site in England but it is all gone after the outbreak. Bartley added that he already had to lay off three workers and he had nothing to pay the rent for the lairage building. Bartley explained that he had an agreement to rent the building for five years which he was tied into.
ACCESSION #
26605461

 

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