does any one spread whey on the land? If so any problems? What beneficial things do you find with it? Awaiting a nutrient analysis but it's reasonably high in sodium is this going to cause any issues?


Mixed Farmer
North Norfolk
Ours goes in the AD, 5-10% of total input by weight. Before then, mixed in with dirty water and land spread without problems. Can get smelly if kept for a while.


NI agri-food stakeholder groups discuss climate change bill with committee

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Written by Richard Halleron from Agriland

The Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) recently submitted oral evidence to members of the Stormont Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (AERA) committee on the content and potential impact of the Northern Ireland Climate Change Bill (No.2).

This draft legislation was recently introduced to the Northern Ireland Assembly by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) in conjunction with agriculture minister, Edwin Poots.

“We were accompanied by representatives from a wide range of food industry bodies, including the Northern Ireland Meat Exporters’ Association,the Ulster Farmers’ Union [UFU], Northern...