"Weather has helped farmers" says NFU Chairman

NFU County Chairman Alan Dickinson Credit: ITV News Border

The NFU County Chairman,Alan Dickinson, is at the Westmorland Show talking to farmers. He said:

"Farming needed a good year after two bad ones. The weather this year has been a huge improvement. The stock are happier and so are farmers."

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2013 Westmorland Show

The 214th Westmorland County show gets underway at Lane Farm in Kendal today and around 30,000 visitors are expected.