10 things you could buy with Paterson’s £38k payoff

After the revelation that former Defra secretary Owen Paterson was given a £38,804.77p severance payment, we in the Farmers Weekly office started thinking… what could a farmer buy with that?

Here’s a wishlist we put together of 10 things that a farmer could purchase with £38k burning a sizeable hole in his pocket.

What would you do with the money? Let us know via Twitter – hashtag #whatwillhespenditon


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