Beat drum for CAP reform

Clarke, Philip; Riley, Jonathan
November 2002
Farmers Weekly;11/8/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 19, p10
Trade Publication
Reports that farmers are becoming increasingly isolated in the debate about the Common Agricultural Policy reform according to Chris Haskins, a senior government adviser in Great Britain. Importance of CAP reform for farmers and the economy; Positive development in the agriculture industry; Suggestions on containing farmers' costs.


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