September 2008
Farmers Weekly;9/12/2008, p23
Trade Publication
The article reports that farmers are affected by torrential rain in Great Britain. The rain has flattened crops and flooded already-saturated fields, leaving growers unable to harvest and plunging livestock producers further into crisis. Nationally, about 35% of wheat is still to cut. In the north of England, livestock producers face a major financial and welfare disaster for the third consecutive autumn.


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