Farming bosses warn of turkey shortage this Christmas

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Farming bosses in the UK have warned MPs that there will likely be a shortage of UK turkeys this Christmas.

Graeme Dear, chair of the British Poultry Council, spoke of the irony of having to most likely import poultry from France and Poland – where there is a good chance that staff working on these farms will have received their training in the UK.

Read more: https://www.independent.co.uk/business/worker-shortage-could-rule-out-uk-turkeys-for-christmas-farming-sector-warns-b1945698.html

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