Weed book launch

Buss, Jessica
June 2002
Farmers Weekly;6/28/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 26, p36
Trade Publication
Reports the launching of two booklets about the 1959 Weeds Act by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs of Great Britain. Coverage of the law; Requirements for land occupiers; Guidance included in the leaflets.


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