The conflict of growing crops for biomass or food.


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To expand on the above.

Matching the nutrient requirement of our land is key, this does not necessarily need to be done at the AD Plant. It could be done elsewhere, say in a storage tank at the point of use where the mass balance could be adjusted with additives.

We need to start at the end, and work back to the beginning.

Waste disposal must have a complete life cycle, maybe even a new name, to say by-product as opposed of waste.

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HSENI names new farm safety champions

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) alongside the Farm Safety Partnership (FSP), has named new farm safety champions and commended the outstanding work on farm safety that has been carried out in the farming community in the last 20 years.

Two of these champions are Malcom Downey, retired principal inspector for the Agri/Food team in HSENI and Harry Sinclair, current chair of the Farm Safety Partnership and former president of the Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU).

Improving farm safety is the key aim of HSENI’s and the FSP’s work and...