TITLE

Focus shifted on to profit potential

AUTHOR(S)
Cooper, Olivia
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;4/13/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 15, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
The article presents an interview with farmer Martin Howlett. He states the effect of the free appraisal conducted by consultant Laurence Gould Partnership on his decision to rationalize his beef business and focus on most profitable enterprises. He mentions that the Welsh Blacks are the ones showing a true profit. He expresses confidence about the status of the farm business.
ACCESSION #
25073904

 

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