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Farmers warned to take precautions against straw stack arsonists

Farmers warned to take precautions against straw stack arsonists.

Farmers across the region are being warned to take precautions this harvest to protect straw stacks from arsonists.

The CLA says they see more deliberate straw stack fires throughout July and October - which cost farming businesses thousands of pounds, as well as disrupting rural communities and motorists.