Contents tagged with environment

19 September 2023

A new study demonstrates the importance of GWP* for more accurately assessing the climate impact of methane originating from livestock.

18 September 2023

In July 2023, a new study by authors across eight UK institutions further highlighted the need to consider multiple metrics when assessing the climate impact of foods.

8 July 2024

Explaining GWP-star, an alternative measure for calculating the impact of methane on the climate.

19 July 2023

AHDB is partnering with ITN Business to showcase the positive impact livestock has on the environment and our food system

21 November 2023

As custodians of the land, farmers have the potential to store carbon in their vegetation and soils.

21 June 2024

Improving genetics is the cheapest and most effective way to make long-term and permanent changes to a dairy herd’s performance

27 April 2023

Experts have urged water companies and individuals to focus on preserving water now to get ahead of future dry spells, after the country experienced contrasting weather bouts over the past couple of months.

15 July 2024

With a number of carbon footprinting tools available, these are the questions you should consider when choosing which to go with.

7 February 2023

The Environment Agency (EA) updates permit holders on the Best Available Techniques (BAT) requirement to report nitrogen and phosphorus excretion from livestock on permitted farms.

28 March 2023

More details regarding the Sustainable Farming Incentive and Countryside Stewardship Plus schemes were announced today.

28 March 2023

More money announced for farmers taking part in agri-environment schemes.

27 January 2023

Series of webinars sharing the most recent research findings investigating methods to reduce emissions from livestock agriculture and how to apply this directly to farm