TITLE

A Season to be Cheerful

AUTHOR(S)
Green, Tim
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;4/4/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 13, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Grass growth has got off to a slow start in the spring of 2003 in Great Britain. Despite glorious weather, a series of sharp morning frosts and a long dry spell is holding this crop back. On the positive side, the fine weather in May 2003 has provided ideal conditions to get up to date with fieldwork, including sub-soiling the headlands of the areas scheduled for maize. Farmers of the country had a bit of help from dairy because its projected 2-3% loan of additional quota has been extended to at least 4.5%.
ACCESSION #
9874715

 

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