TITLE

EA acknowledges 'greener' farming

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/7/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 10, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
27340815

 

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