Welsh Show Wisdom of Market Support

Garner, James
March 2003
Farmers Weekly;3/28/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 12, p5
Trade Publication
Focuses on the support provided by farmers in north-west Wales to British markets by investing their hard-earned cash in their local livestock market at Bryncir, Wales. Advantages of farmer's investment to the markets; Importance of markets to local farmers.


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