TITLE

NFU to lead demonstration over threat from illegal eggs

AUTHOR(S)
Clarke, Philip
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Poultry World;Dec2011, Vol. 165 Issue 12, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a demonstration by British egg producers to be led by the National Farmers' Union (NFU) in London, England in January 2012 in protest at the threat from illegal eggs from Europe. According to NFU poultry chairman Charles Bourns, the board had just got the sign-off for the demonstration, which will be held outside the European Union (EU) Commission's London offices. He also cited the provisions of an agreement to deal with illegal eggs that were rejected in Brussels.
ACCESSION #
72187804

 

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