A hard look at set-aside

Lambkin, John
May 2002
Farmers Weekly;5/31/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 22, p68
Trade Publication
Discusses some issues on the use of set-aide area to increase farm profitability. Benefits and drawbacks of set-aide; Attitudes of British farmers toward some issues in the agriculture sector; Comparison of the combinable crops variable costs at Easton Lodge company in 2000 and 2001.


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