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Making the most from draft ewes this autumn – whether buying or selling – can be a massive benefit to farm businesses. Jeremy Hunt speaks to two contrasting farmers who are farming these ewes. Cumbria sheep producers Andrew and Mark Brown buy-in about 200 draft Swaledale ewes every autumn – focusing on quality in the hope to get a good return on investment. Their annual purchase of draft ewes are bought from sales at Kirkby Stephen, Middleton-in Teesdale and Bentham […]