Cows were herded through an Asda store in Stafford to protest at low milk prices©F Stop Press
A farmer who grabbed media headlines after leading two Holstein heifers into a supermarket says the publicity stunt was carefully planned from start to finish. The plight of dairy farmers facing falling prices was propelled up the news agenda after milk producer Matt Weaver and a 70-strong group of supporters led the year-old animals into the Asda supermarket at Stafford on Sunday (9 August). See video: Dairy cows herded through Asda supermarket Footage of Mr Weaver telling bemused shoppers “the […]
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