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Dairy Sector Climate Change Group: report

Published: 21 Jul 2021

Report from the Dairy Sector Climate Change Group, one of the farmer-led groups established to develop advice and proposals for the Scottish Government. It focusses on how to cut emissions and tackle climate change, something that was re-emphasised in the updated Climate Change Plan.

Dairy Sector Climate Change Group: report
Footnotes

Footnotes

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