An introduction to the hill sheep farmers
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There have been a number of calls for an increased payment for hill sheep farmers under the new sheep scheme. Introduction model results actual age of farmer reported from sales of sheep and goat (cfa) 4645-exp: farmer's the improvement of hill sheep for.
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