Reap the rewards from industry initiatives

Long, Jonathan
May 2007
Farmers Weekly;5/25/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 21, Special Section p2
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the benefits of the Sheep Better Returns Programme (BRP) of the English Beef and Lamb Executive (EBLEX) to British farmers. He notes that the BRP provides training that would help sheep producers efficiently use their resources. He argues that the success of BRP lies on the active participation of farmers. He stresses that the methods of feeding, breeding and health management have changed.


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