TITLE

Untitled

AUTHOR(S)
Stocks, Caroline
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;8/29/2008, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features the agricultural company Mercer Farming in Staffordshire, England. The arable and pig farm is owned by Roger Mercer and his sons Alec and Robert. The Mercers have embarked on a diversification project that has secured the future of their 4300-acre farm and made sure it offers a profitable future for the family. Roger and Robert moved from producing 3000 pigs a week to just 1000, changing the herd to free range and high-welfare to make the pork they produced a more desirable product.
ACCESSION #
34253789

 

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