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Decree implementing the Ecological Agriculture Act.

Country/Territory
Czechia
Document type
Regulation
Date
2001
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Collection of Laws No. 53 of 2001.
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Livestock, Food & nutrition, Cultivated plants
Keyword
Ecological production/organic production Agricultural commodities Food quality control/food safety Transport/storage Packaging/labelling Animal production Cattle Sheep/goats Swine Rodents Equine-animals Poultry Apiculture/sericulture Marking/identification Registration Fertilizers/nutrients Plant production
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
The Decree enters into force on the day of publication in the Collection of Laws.
Abstract

This Decree of the Ministry of Agriculture sets out detailed provisions to implement the Ecological Agriculture Act. It specifies the animal species that may be bred through ecological methods (cattle, equines, swines, sheep, goats, rabbits, poultry, fishes and Central European ecotypes of bees Appis mellifera). Moreover, as regards cultivation of plants, it establishes that the following may be used in ecological agriculture: barnyard, fertilizers, subsidiary soil substances, subsidiary plant preparations and substrates established by specific provisions and specified in Annex 3. The Decree is composed of the following Sections: (1) General provisions; (2) Cultivation of plants; (3) General provisions concerning breeding of selected animals; (4) Requirements for breeding selected animals; (5) Food production; (6) Certification, marking, transport and registration; (7) Final provisions.

Full text
Czech
Website
www.podnikame.cz

References - Legislation

Implements

Organic Farming Act No. 242/2000.

Legislation | Czechia | 2000 (2022)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Ecological production/organic production, Research, International trade, Inspection, Agricultural development, Apiculture/sericulture, Farming, Registration, Agroecology, Food quality control/food safety, Certification, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Animal production, Biotechnology, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Decree amending the Decree implementing the Ecological Agriculture Act.

Legislation | Czechia | 2004

Keyword: Ecological production/organic production, Agricultural commodities, Cattle, Poultry, Sheep/goats, Swine, Equine-animals, Apiculture/sericulture, Animal production, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree amending the Decree implementing Ecological Agriculture Act.

Legislation | Czechia | 2003

Keyword: Ecological production/organic production, Agricultural commodities, International trade, Food quality control/food safety, Animal reproduction, Animal production, Planting material/seeds, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX