Applying slug pellets© TIm Scrivener
Joint farming and water industry efforts to bring the levels of metaldehyde found in water down to strict European standards are at last showing some positive results. But even more co-operation is needed if the voluntary approach is to succeed by March 2017. This is when Defra will decide whether the catchment management method that’s been taken for the past few years is working, or if there is a need for some sort of a ban on metaldehyde use. See […]