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September 2012
Farmers Weekly;9/7/2012, Vol. 158 Issue 10, p86
Trade Publication
The article features Oliver Arnold of the Felthope, Norfolk, England-based Spring Farm. He is involved in providing services to farmers like sugar beet harvesting, as well as lime, fertiliser, muck and digestate spreading. Arnold also ventured into biogas production from maize. It claims that Arnold manages and harvests over 2,500 hectares (ha) of maize for biogas production and as feed.


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