Joy For North Yorkshire Farmer

1st July, 2019 by Acorus in General

Acorus North have obtained planning consent for a farmer in North Yorkshire for a silage clamp with adjacent underground effluent tank.  

This new facility is required for the progressive dairy farm and will provide adequate winter forage storage to comply with the SSAFO Regulations (Silage, Slurry and Agricultural Fuel Oil).


For more information around the topic, please see the Information Sheet on Agriculture and Horticulture 


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