Legislation

Legislation

UK legislation regarding the use of Plant Protection Products (pesticides)

Farmers are required by law to take all reasonable precautions when using pesticides to protect the public and the environment.  There are various elements of legislation that should be followed and some other useful links below:

The Code of Practice for using Plant Protection Products

The Sustainable Use Directive

VI guidance on disposal

CRD database of authorised products

Annual Reports of the Pesticide Forum

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