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European Union (Good Agricultural Practice for Protection of Waters) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 65 of 2018).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2018
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Environment gen., Land & soil, Cultivated plants, Water
Keyword
Farming Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes Monitoring Soil pollution/quality Ecological production/organic production Fertilizers/nutrients Pollution control Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the European Union (Good Agricultural Practice for Protection of Waters) Regulations 2017 to give effect to the Commission Implementing Decision of on granting a derogation requested by Ireland pursuant to Council Directive 91/676/EEC concerning the protection of waters against pollution caused by nitrates from agricultural sources. Amendments concern, among other things soil organic matter determination, use of organic fertiliser, derogations from article 20 on the use l

Full text
English
Website
www.irishstatutebook.ie

References - Legislation

Amends

European Union (Good Agricultural Practice for Protection of Waters) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 605 of 2017).

Legislation | Ireland | 2017

Keyword: Farming, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Monitoring, Access-to-information, Soil pollution/quality, Ecological production/organic production, Fertilizers/nutrients, Transport/storage, Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Groundwater, Water quality standards, Surface water, Effluent waste water/discharge, Water conservation zone

Source: FAO, FAOLEX