Maize harvesting © Tim Scrivener© Tim Scrivener
Almost 30% of all maize grown in England now goes for anaerobic digestion, according to new government figures released today (8 December). The 2016 English maize crop area totaled 182,000ha, up 4.8% on the previous year, but the proportion of the overall area being grown specifically for AD grew by 55% to 52,280ha. It means that 1% of all arable land in England is now used to grow maize for AD plants. See also: 6-step guide to successful maize establishment […]
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