NFU asks farmers to pledge to make their farms net-zero by 2040
The National Farmers’ Union (NFU) are asking farmers to pledge to make their farms net-zero by 2040 for the chance to win a solar light.
More than 325 farmers have pledged so far. Devon is currently in the lead for most pledges by county at 31 as of December 2022.
The NFU provide guidance for farmers who are unsure where to start their net-zero journey here.
Food, Land and Sea: Reduce GHG Emissions and Improve Carbon Storage from Farming.
Action R1: Deliver targeted communication to empower people and businesses to adopt more sustainable consumption habits, prevent waste and shift to a culture of sharing, reusing and recycling.