"Fertilisers are routinely added to soil to enhance plant growth and increase crop yields. They include three main macronutrients: nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P) and potassium (K). If any of these macronutrients were to become unavailable or inaccessible to agriculture, a global food crisis of unprecedented scale would likely ensue.
"The would-be UK fertiliser miner, Sirius Minerals, released first-half results Thursday. One of those accounting phrases we were always taught to take seriously jumped out, an “emphasis of matter” from the auditors (with our, er, emphasis):
S106 money has to be used for the purpose intended.
One year in:
The old farmhouse was been demolished with some delay due to the bats, this site now houses temporary welfare facilities for the work force. The construction workers accommodation/village is not required. The company is much committed to 80% local workforce.
The power generation plant is under construction with Lockwood Beck shaft to start soon along with work at Teesport.
The shaft platforms at the mine site are all constructed.