SW beef needs partners

Burns, John
April 2002
Farmers Weekly;4/5/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 14, p44
Trade Publication
Reveals that British beef producers should form partnerships with milk producers and pedigree beef breeders to improve profits according to a Devon Red Meat Strategy report in England. Creator of the Devon Agricultural Forum; Number of registered herds in Devon and Cornwall; Suggestion to help push genetic improvement; Number of sucklers lost by the family of Ken Heard during the 2001 foot-and-mouth crisis.


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