Morrisons sale prospect prompts plea from hard-pressed UK farmers

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The ongoing speculation around the possible sale of Morrisons to a private equity firm has prompted a plea for continued support from the farmers union.

Under current ownership, grocery giant Morrisons prides itself on being “British farming’s single biggest customer” working directly with over 2,200 livestock farmers and more than 200 growers.

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