Taking steps to manage farming's carbon footprint

Blake, Andrew
April 2008
Farmers Weekly;4/4/2008, p14
Trade Publication
The article discusses the highlights of the "Farmers Weekly" Arable Club meeting held in Great Britain. Chris Tye of Increment emphasized the need to include carbon footprint as well as carbon management in the government's agricultural environment schemes. Tye also acknowledged that arable farmers were under less pressure than livestock producers to reduce carbon emissions.


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