TITLE

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AUTHOR(S)
Sunnucks, David
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/14/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 11, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the approach of David Sunnucks in arable farming. Accordingly, Sunnucks revamped the all-arable business he runs after having received a reality check in 2003 on a Worshipful Company of Farmer's advanced business management course at Wye College. It says that he uses global positioning system (GPS) to guide cultivations however not yet for yield-mapping.
ACCESSION #
27390791

 

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