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550 farmers demonstrate in France

550 farmers came to Angers, Western France, on May 23rd, 2011 for a huge demonstration. This demonstration involved producers from all sectors and once more you could see the desperation of farmers in Europe and the anger that prevails in rural areas.

Please visit the website of the EMB member association APLI for more information and pictures: www.apli-nationale.org

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