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What Have Others Done?

Sep 2, 2020

Examples of Scottish farms that have taken steps to reduce their carbon footprint and adapt to the changes brought on by the climate crisis. Farming for a Better Climate focuses on five guiding principles:

  • Use energy and fuel efficiently 
  • Develop renewable energy
  • Lock carbon into soils and vegetation 
  • Optimise the application of fertilisers and manures
  • Optimise livestock management and the storage and manure and slurry

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