Relaxation of sheep rules is welcome move

Long, Jonathan; Buss, Jessica
May 2002
Farmers Weekly;5/17/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 20, p39
Trade Publication
Reports on the reaction of producers to the changes on sheep rules introduced on May 15, 2002 under the Sheep and Goats Interim Movement Order in Great Britain. Explanation on the sheep rules; Benefits of the mart operators from the market rule changes; Rule changes in the guidelines.


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