Applying digestate to winter wheat in April© Gary Naylor
Using anaerobic digestate to feed arable crops can save farmers up to £110/ha on bagged fertiliser costs. However, there are many rules on its application. Getting it wrong will not only bring the risk of being on the wrong side of the law, but it can also have adverse affects on soil and the environment, such as reduced earthworm numbers when applied at too high a rate. Farmers Weekly gets some advice from an independent expert on how to reap […]