Director general gets MLC post

Riley, Jonathan
January 2003
Farmers Weekly;1/3/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 1, p8
Trade Publication
Deals with the appointment of Kevin Roberts to the director general post of Great Britain's Meat and Livestock Commission (MLC). Challenges facing MLC and the industry; Comments from Peter Barr, MLC chairman.


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