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NetRegs - Agricultural Section
NetRegs is the primary trusted source of guidance on environmental legislation for anyone working in agriculture, including farmers, landowners and contractors in the UK and offers free guidance by Business Type and Environmental Topic.
Set up by the UK's three environmental regulators, the site is easy-to-use and all visitors remain anonymous - there is no need to register.
A decision support system that can be used to predict accurately the fertiliser nitrogen value of organic manures on a field specific basis.
Planning Land Applications of Nutrients for Efficiency and the Envrionment.
A resource for researchers and funders to make everyone aware of projects that contribute to our understanding of managing catchments to decrease diffuse pollution from agriculture.
EU Protected Food Names
Locally produced food and drink products have their unique heritage, character and reputation protected through the EU Protected Food Name Scheme.
The EU Protected Food Name Scheme identifies regional and traditional foods whose authenticity and origin can be guaranteed. Under this system a named food or drink (separate arrangements exist for wines and spirits) registered at a European level will be given legal protection against imitation throughout the EU.