UK: Supermarket chains pledge £2m to alleviate farming crisis and aim long-term regeneration
Britain's largest supermarket groups have pledged £2m to aid the farming industry in the wake of the foot and mouth (FMD) crisis. The money is to be paid into a fund to be set up by the Institute of Grocery Distribution. Delegations from the retailers will meet within the next two weeks to discuss how the money will be spent.
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