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Thread #41342   Message #597632
Posted By: GUEST
21-Nov-01 - 09:18 PM
Thread Name: Should UK farmers be qualified
Subject: RE: Should UK farmers be qualified
It wern't the brillance of the Irish that kept the disease at bay.

It were the peat in the Irish soil (acidic) which kills the spores. In the North, it showed up, but their soil is base in its PH (a little like the locals there)