Spackman, Paul
August 2008
Farmers Weekly;8/15/2008, p41
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a Somerset, England-based agricultural contracting business ran by Robert and Jane Targett. Since starting contracting in 1978 as a means of bringing in extra income to the family dairy farm Robert, with brother Colin, wife Jane and son Matthew, has developed a strong base of 50 regular clients, all in a highly competitive region. It is the close relationship and stable customer base that helps them balance the demands of customers, with the workload on their own 400 hectare farm, which has 500 Pedigree Holstein cows.


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