TITLE

Wilbert Girvan

AUTHOR(S)
Girvan, Wilbert
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;4/4/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 13, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author farms 960ha (2400 acres) of LFA land in the Scottish Borders of England. He runs 260 pedigree Luing cows, out-wintered on hill land, and 500 Greyface ewes. On the farm there is 36 miles of dykes-drystone walls-with a permanent, single electric wire protecting most of these. A wire on each side of the dyke means a lot of fencing to be checked and maintained every year.
ACCESSION #
9874693

 

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