TITLE

20-day rule protest

AUTHOR(S)
Riley, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;1/17/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the protest of the National Farmers' Union delegates against the 20-day rule imposed by the British Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. Information on the mandate; Concerns raised by the delegates.
ACCESSION #
9127827

 

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