TITLE

5m no-spray zones rejected to save farms from red tape

AUTHOR(S)
Davies, Isabel
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;7/21/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the rejection of a compulsary 5 meter no-spray zones in fields adjacent to homes by the British government. It was understood that ministers have decided to consider further research into the link between pesticides exposure and encourage farmers to leave buffer strips or notify neighbours about spraying operating under voluntary arrangements, before placing regulatory burden to farmers.
ACCESSION #
21803953

 

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