An AD plantThe 500kW AD plant is fed with waste food, bedding and manure mainly
More than 30,000t of food waste, supplied by local vegetable growers, passes through the gate of beef finisher John Dale’s farm, near Wisbech each year. The waste food is used to finish 3,000 dairy-bred steers and to create electricity from a 500kW anaerobic digestion (AD) plant. Digestate is also sold to local farmers in the form of fertiliser as an additional income source. See also: What can slurry-only AD plants offer dairy farmers? Mr Dale set up the waste feed lot […]