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A 15-point grazing and stock code has also been drawn up with the principal aims of ensuring the hefting system continues successfully through proper management, avoiding over-grazing by maintaining the correct levels of stock and the breeding and husbandry of hardy stock.
Now Mr Davies says feedblocks may offer hill sheep producers looking to restock an opportunity to accelerate hefting behaviour - providing farmers work together so that one farmer does not end up feeding sheep from other flocks as well.
All this squeezing, pulling, and hefting recalls the issues raised by Richard Serra and the Minimalists, but Westermann always couches them in his semi-figurative, semi-expressionist form.
As Dutch critic Paul Hefting pointed out in a catalogue essay published earlier this year, Hocks's images are essentially updates of sixteenth-century emblem books, which focused primarily on the misery of life.