Wild flowers© Tim Scrivener
Farmers may feel the last thing they need is another piece of jargon. However, the phrase “natural capital” has very much arrived in Westminster and, with Defra secretary Michael Gove’s 25-year environment plan due to be published in January 2018, agriculture can expect to be hearing a whole lot more about it. What does it mean? Natural capital describes all the pieces of the natural environment that provide goods and services to people.    See also: Industry demands new guarantees on […]