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Rare Breeds
Rare breeds at risk from credit crunch

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CONCERN that some rare breeds of native UK livestock could be feeling the impact of the economic downturn has been expressed by the Rare Breeds Survival Trust (RBST).

The charity has recently published its 2012 ‘Watchlist’, the official record of the number of registered adult breeding females and the vulnerability of over 90 native breeds. It warns that the figures …

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