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Sheep farmers packing it in at a rate of 12 per week

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According to this report 12 sheep farmers a week are walking away from the industry.

Sheep farmers packing it in at a rate of 12 per week Up to 12 farmers a week walked away the sheep sector in 2018, the latest National Sheep Survey confirms. Up to 12 farmers a week walked away the sheep sector in 2018, the latest National Sheep Survey confirms. The drop in sheep farmer numbers was mirrored by a slide in the breeding ewe flock.

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