Publication - Advice and guidance

Prevention of environmental pollution from agricultural activity: guidance

Published: 11 Mar 2005
Directorate:
Agriculture and Rural Economy Directorate
Part of:
Farming and rural
ISBN:
0755941063

Code of good practice, giving practical advice to farmers and others on minimising pollution.

Prevention of environmental pollution from agricultural activity: guidance
Contents

Prevention of environmental pollution from agricultural activity

Contents

Section 1 Introduction
Section 2 Diffuse agricultural pollution
Section 3 Soil protection and sustainability
Section 4 Collection, storage and application to land of livestock slurries and manures
Section 5 Non-agricultural wastes and other imported organic wastes
Section 6 Nitrogen and phosphorus
Section 7 Silos and silage effluent
Section 8 Sheep dip
Section 9 Pesticides
Section 10 Disposal of animal carcasses
Section 11 Agricultural fuel oil
Section 12 Waste management and minimisation
Section 13 Prevention and control of emissions to air
Annex A SEERAD offices
Annex B SEPA offices
Annex C Other useful addresses