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Farmers' organisation questions Defras AD push

As the Government promotes the potential of on-farm anaerobic digestion (AD), one industry spokesman has questioned the technology and called for more support for on-farm composting.Environment Minister Phil Woolas said that AD could play an important part in helping farmers meet strict environmental rules to reduce fertiliser nitrate getting into rivers. He said: AD is an exciting and innovative technology and it is clear we are not making full use of its potential. I know ...