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Farmers reassured by PM's statements
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R. Mark Clayton
2019-07-30 12:16:06 UTC
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Boris has been to Wales today.

Welsh sheep farmers are **** scared of 40%+ duty on lamb imports to the EU, so Boris has been assuring them things will be great after Halloween.

https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001335950/brexit-means-a-better-deal-for-farmers-pm-johnson-tells-wales

Many farmers were reassured...



... in New Zealand, Argentina, Australia etc.

but not the Welsh farmers (FUW) who are threatening riots: -

https://www.lbc.co.uk/radio/presenters/ian-payne/no-deal-brexit-civil-unrest-wales-claims/
Moomin
2019-07-30 16:01:41 UTC
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Post by R. Mark Clayton
Boris has been to Wales today.
Welsh sheep farmers are **** scared of 40%+ duty on lamb imports to the
EU, so Boris has been assuring them things will be great after
Halloween.
https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001335950/brexit-means-a-better-
deal-for-farmers-pm-johnson-tells-wales
Post by R. Mark Clayton
Many farmers were reassured...
... in New Zealand, Argentina, Australia etc.
but not the Welsh farmers (FUW) who are threatening riots: -
https://www.lbc.co.uk/radio/presenters/ian-payne/no-deal-brexit-civil-
unrest-wales-claims/

I thought we weren't self sufficient in farm produce, if we are, they can
sell it here.
Norman Wells
2019-07-30 16:33:25 UTC
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Post by R. Mark Clayton
Boris has been to Wales today.
Welsh sheep farmers are **** scared of 40%+ duty on lamb imports to the
EU, so Boris has been assuring them things will be great after
Halloween.
https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001335950/brexit-means-a-better-
deal-for-farmers-pm-johnson-tells-wales
Post by R. Mark Clayton
Many farmers were reassured...
... in New Zealand, Argentina, Australia etc.
but not the Welsh farmers (FUW) who are threatening riots: -
https://www.lbc.co.uk/radio/presenters/ian-payne/no-deal-brexit-civil-
unrest-wales-claims/
I thought we weren't self sufficient in farm produce, if we are, they can
sell it here.
Yes, in theory, but sheep come in different parts and sizes, and they
tend to be seasonal too.

If you want to see how confused it all is, you can pick the bones out of
this:

http://beefandlamb.ahdb.org.uk/market-intelligence-news/uk-lamb-trade-balances/
tim...
2019-08-10 14:42:27 UTC
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Post by R. Mark Clayton
Boris has been to Wales today.
Welsh sheep farmers are **** scared of 40%+ duty on lamb imports to the
EU, so Boris has been assuring them things will be great after
Halloween.
https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001335950/brexit-means-a-better-
deal-for-farmers-pm-johnson-tells-wales
Post by R. Mark Clayton
Many farmers were reassured...
... in New Zealand, Argentina, Australia etc.
but not the Welsh farmers (FUW) who are threatening riots: -
https://www.lbc.co.uk/radio/presenters/ian-payne/no-deal-brexit-civil-
unrest-wales-claims/
I thought we weren't self sufficient in farm produce, if we are, they can
sell it here.
sheep meat is the exception to this rule

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