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TO BUY. To purchase. Vide Sale.

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Owen bought the farm last year while still recovering from the knee injury which forced him out of the World Cup.
The couple, who were aware that the area had been identified as suitable to erect wind turbines when they bought the farm in 2004, estimate that saying yes to the developers would earn them more than pounds 200,000 a year for the next 20 to 25 years - as much as pounds 6m.
He explained: "Joanne was in a really bad road accident a couple of years ago, around the time we bought the farm.
Sid Boulter, originally from St Helens, bought the farm in Longtown, Cumbria, for him and his wife to get out of the rat race.
Kevin, whose family bought the farm in January 1998 after renting it for 36 years, said he found the first coin in a gateway.
Jonathan is the third generation to farm at Dyffryn Farm, Meifod - his grandfather bought the farm in 1956.
The couple, who were aware that the area had been identified as one that was suitable to erect wind turbines when they bought the farm in 2004, estimate that saying yes to the developers would earn them more than pounds 200,000 a year for the next 20 to 25 years ( as much as pounds 6m.