Pea yields down 50%

03 July 1997

Pea yields down 50%

Peas worth more than £60m in the shops are threatened by harvesting
difficulties and vine rot. Wet weather has cut yields by up to 50%.

  • The Daily Telegraph 03/07/97 page 14


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