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Public bin 720m eggs a year due to over-reliance on 'best before' dates

Wednesday 10th April 2019

The British public throw away 720 million egg every year due to an over-reliance on 'best before' dates, food waste campaigners say. Just under a third of the public (29 per cent) throw away eggs just because they have passed their 'best before' date, with the average household binning more than 2.2 eggs a month. This wastage…

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Clamping down on silage lessons

Wednesday 10th April 2019

Grass silage not delivering as expected? Taking the time to learn lessons from what's in clamps now could provide valuable pointers for improving silage in 2019. Volac silage…

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Productivity and investment should be at centre of tenancy reforms

Wednesday 10th April 2019
NFU

New tenant farming policy must drive productivity and encourage investment in holdings, the NFU has said as the Government announces its consultation on tenancy reform. The NFU will be seeking the views of its members on the proposed reforms by holding meetings across the country during the consultation period,…

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