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European Communities (Good Agricultural Practice for Protection of Waters) Regulations 2014 (S.I. No. 31 of 2014).

Country
Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
These Regulations provide, for purposes of implementation of the give effect to Irelands Third Nitrates Action Programme, rules relative to good agricultural practice to protect waters against pollution from agricultural sources and prescribe measures for these purposes, including: periods when land application of fertilizers is prohibited; limits on the land application of fertilizers; storage requirements for livestock manure; and monitoring of the effectiveness of the measures in terms of agricultural practice and impact on water quality. They also concern minimization and storage of soiled water and ploughing and the use of non-selective herbicides. They give effect to several pieces of Community legislation regarding nitrate pollution, waste management and hazardous substances, groundwater and water policy and public participation.
Date of text
Repealed
Yes
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No