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67 - Vol 17 - Issue 3 - Autumn 2008
This issue has 42 ideas to make your farming easier and less costly. From the 5.5 metre wide front cultivator / press on the cover that cuts out a pass of the field and which will interest heavy land farmers - to the neat Land Rover rear step made with used horse-shoes this magazine will give you fresh ideas on every page.
Dairy farmers will find much for them as well, and there are some useful 'made it myself' tips for shepherds.
The extent to which the global financial disaster might hit farmers is discussed in the Financial Focus feature, which includes some useful tips on actions which can be taken now by farmers to provide themselves with some protection.