Local Farmers lead clean-up of phosphates in Wye catchment

Kate Speke-Adams, Managing Director of Herefordshire Rural hub and Martin Williams co-chair of Farm Herefordshire recently spoke to Farmers Weekly reporter Louise Impey to explain what farmers in the Wye catchment have been doing to deal with the issues of excessive phosphate in the river.

This was a follow-up to previous article Louise had written after attending a meeting held in August 2021 where farmers in the catchment vowed to limit phosphate losses.

‘A collective approach to dealing with phosphate issue’, this article explains just what’s actually going on and looks at steps already taken and ongoing to deal with the issue.

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