Dutch farmers protest government plans to reduce nitrogen emissions

Updated July 29 2022 - 6:21am, first published July 28 2022 - 9:00am
Dutch farmers' activists have dumped manure in protest at the government's nitrogen policy. (EPA PHOTO)
Dutch farmers' activists have dumped manure in protest at the government's nitrogen policy. (EPA PHOTO)

Dutch farmers have protested government plans to reduce nitrogen emissions by dumping manure and rubbish on highways and setting fires alongside roads - the latest actions in a summer of discontent.

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