Red diesel plans likely to fuel some unrest

October 2002
Farmers Weekly;10/04/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 14, p5
Trade Publication
Focuses on the plans to of the Eurocrats to remove sulphur from red diesel in Europe. Increase in price of the diesel resulting from the removal of sulphur; Implications of the move for farmers.


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