Demand concern

27 August 1999

Demand concern

INCREASED demand for organic feed across all livestock sectors is causing concern over supplies, says Marriages organic feed manager Natasha Gerard.

"Getting hold of organically produced ingredients is still a problem. We would not want demand to increase much more."

Most organic feed firms source feed supplies from abroad through agents. "Many UK arable producers are in conversion but they still have a year or so before they can supply animal feed manufacturers." &#42

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