Digestate spreading© Tim Scrivener
Described as “rocket fuel”, digestate is an excellent biofertiliser that is usually free and in plentiful supply, however, using it incorrectly can prove costly taking years to put nutrient imbalances right. The proliferation of anaerobic digester (AD) plants means that digestate is increasingly available across the UK, giving some growers the chance to reduce costs and minimise their reliance on bagged fertiliser. Referred to as the hidden gem of the AD story, digestate is a nutrient-rich substance with a limited […]