TITLE

SPREADING BENEFITS WIDELY IS THE WAY TO REWARD OUR FARMERS

PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;11/22/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 21, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the broad and shallow scheme of the British Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs for delivering more environmentally-friendly farming. Views on the scheme; Comparison to the Countryside Stewardship scheme; Benefits to farmers.
ACCESSION #
8977897

 

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