The VI is working with the Pesticide Forum and Levy Boards to raise awareness of the issues affecting grassland farmers who use pesticides. If you are a grassland farmer or contractor please spend a few minutes completing the survey to help the VI understand what additional information the industry may need to be fully up-to-speed and compliant with current legislation.
Watch Out for Illegal Pesticides
A new campaign alerting farmers and advisers to the risks of illegal pesticides, what to look out for and how to report suspicious productsMore info »
The VI is an industry-led programme established in 2001 that promotes responsible pesticide use.
Key elements of the VI are the National Register of Sprayer Operators (NRoSO), the National Sprayer Testing Scheme (NSTS) and the Integrated Pest Management Plan (IPMP) replacing the Crop Protection Management Plan (CPMP)More info »
The new Integrated Pest Management Plan is now availableMore info »