EA acknowledges 'greener' farming

September 2007
Farmers Weekly;9/7/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 10, p55
Trade Publication
The article reports on the progress of the farming sector towards becoming a cleaner and greener industry in Great Britain. According to the Spotlight on Business Environmental Performance report, serious pollution incidents in the sector dropped by 35% and half of over 30,000 registered entry level schemes contained measures to protect soil and water. Other improvements include the recycling and recovering of non-natural wastes by a quarter of farmers as well as over 500,000 registered waste exemptions.


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