The annual poultry industry charity clay shoot and open day held by IEC at Old Springs Farm in Market Drayton, Shropshire on September 16th has been hailed a huge success and raised over £1000 for charity.
The shoot attracted 134 guns from amongst the company’s customers, prospective customers, industry representatives, neighbouring farms and sponsors and was described by a number of visitors as the ‘best ever’. After the shoot, visitors enjoyed food and drink at Old Springs Farm.
IEC was pleased to host yet another legendary trip to the Aviva Premiership Final at Twickenham at the end of May. With customers from the biomass and bedding sides of the business joining together to enjoy the best steak in London, top class rugby action and a great night out, the event was a huge success.
Farmers investing in renewable energy should consider the cost of the fuel source as the most critical factor in ensuring long-term savings, believes Keith Wilson.
Keith is the managing director of International Energy Crops (IEC), the farmer-owned biomass grower and installation company. He explained: “While many farmers are attracted by the government Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) payments, the most critical factor to consider in the long term remains the cost of the fuel used.
“I would also endorse other users, who have found that it doesn’t stick to the floors so it is easier to clean out and overall it is slightly more economical financially than other bedding materials.” “I cannot fault IEC in their delivery of the product or their professionalism.