Eye-opener in schools

Whitby, John
February 2008
Farmers Weekly;2/22/2008, p36
Trade Publication
The author reflects on issues regarding agriculture in England. He states that the practice of mucking out yards and spread on fields will be restricted by February 2010, if the proposed NVZ regulations will be enacted. He mentions that the bluetongue disease has been found to be more widespread than was previously proven. He adds that the promotion of the Year of Farming and Food in schools in Richmond and Kingston, England was an eye-opener trying to sell the value of farms and farmers as an educational resource.


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