The largest independent provider of environmental and agricultural consultancy, policy advice, and rural development services within the UK, ADAS has been established for more than 65 years. ADAS works to develop knowledge, ideas, and solutions to improve the environment and secure the UK's food. ADAS has strong research skills, which helps provide the company with an evidence-based system that helps deliver effective solutions to clients. ADAS even puts its own solutions to the test, using them on the renewable energy and composting side of the business. ADAS has more than 500 staff spread throughout offices in Wales and England. These staff members complete national and international projects in more than 60 specialist subjects. ADAS has four key values that it follows in all operations of the business: responsibility, curiosity, energy, and results. ADAS is personally accountable, encourages discussion and the sharing of knowledge, takes initiative ensuring effective solutions, and is results-focused in all aspects of the business.