25-03-2014 00:39 AM | United Kingdom

Poultry fire farm recovery 'will take 12 months'

A poultry farmer who lost nearly 7,000 chickens in a shed fire, has said it will take a year for his business to recover.

The free range laying hens were killed when a fire destroyed the Rosamondford Farm shed at Perkins Village, near Exeter, Devon, on Sunday morning.

A neighbour who saw smoke drifting over the nearby fields raised the alarm.
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