Somerset farmer James Winslade
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Flood-hit farmers fear disastrous year

The bad weather and flooding that has battered much of south-west and southern Britain has left many farms covered by floodwater.

In Somerset a lot of productive farmland has been lost, with more than 43 square miles flooded.

Jeremy Cooke reports the Somerset Levels, where farmers are fearing a disastrous year.

  • 21 Jan
  • From the section UK
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