TITLE

Resolved to bloom in 2007

AUTHOR(S)
Naylor, Matthew
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;12/29/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 26, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article discusses an assessment of farm performance in 2006 and goals for the farm in 2007. Potato and cut-flower have performed better than what was anticipated. Investment is being made in a new daffodil bulb storage system. Upgrade of the farm Web site is also being hoped to achieved for 2007.
ACCESSION #
23790191

 

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