Peat use on the increase despite reduction target

Peat debates may have cooled but are set to heat up again this year. Latest Defra figures show more peat was used in 2015 than 2014, with retail peat use up 10 per cent and professional use up three per cent. Alternatives used in garden centres also increased three per cent in 2015.

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