Farmers are calling for fresh thinking from the Government following England's wettest summer on record which has threatened to send many businesses under.
The NFU says disastrous yields in 2012 have led to a 1.3 billion pound black hole.
It comes as the Met Office predicts more frequent spells of extreme weather in the long term which could have drastic affects on the industry.
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The band played a hit-packed set including Everyday I Love You Less and Less, Ruby and I Predict a Riot.
The police force say events taking place over the bank holiday weekend will still see an increased police presence.
Stockton Stages takes place from Thursday, July 20 to Saturday, July 22 in Stockton town centre.