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Direct Support Scheme Obligation Ordinance.

Type of law

The present Ordinance regulates requirements for the preservation of agricultural land in a good agricultural and ecological condition binding for a farmer applying for direct payments or other support payments. The text consists of 6 articles as follows: Sphere of application (1); Prevention of erosion (2); Preservation of organic substances in the soil and protection of soil structure (3); Maintenance of areas taken out of agricultural production (4); Aspects of landscape conservation (5); Entry into force (6). One Annex are enclosed.
Long title of text
Ordinance on principles of conservation of agricultural land in a good agricultural and ecological state.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
The present Ordinance enters into force on 1 January 2012.
Serial Imprint
Bundesgesetzblatt, Part I, No. 58, 12 November 2004, pp. 2778-2784.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Verordnung ber die Grunds tze der Erhaltung landwirtschaftlicher Fl chen in einem guten landwirtschaftlichen und kologischen Zustand (Direktzahlungen-Verpflichtungenverordnung - DirektZahlVerpflV).