TITLE

Disease cuts 'betrayal'

AUTHOR(S)
Wright, Shelley; Riley, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;6/28/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 26, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the criticism made by National Farmers' Union Scotland President Jim Walker against government policy on animal disease control. Discussion on financing issues at the State Veterinary Service; Evidence of disease problems in Scotland; Actions being taken by the union.
ACCESSION #
7141852

 

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