TITLE

WFS reform will cost UK's dairy industry £35m

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Robert
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;12/20/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 25, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the position of the National Farmers' Union (NFU) that dairy farmers in Great Britain should lobby their Members of Parliament over government plans to reform the Welfare Food Scheme (WFS). Services provided to children and poor families under the WFS; Criticism by the NFU against the government plans; Statement of NFU deputy president Tim Bennett on the plans.
ACCESSION #
9001853

 

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