Pigs in a shed© Tim Scrivener
Pig farms operating with an environmental permit, or farms planning on expanding, could be affected by new limits on the levels of ammonia, phosphorous and nitrogen they can emit.  Sarah Alderton gets the low-down on the new rules from AHDB Pork’s Emma Slater. What is an environmental permit and who needs one? An environmental permit is permission to operate and is issued by the Environment Agency (EA) across a range of industries. Only pig farms over a certain size need […]