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5 & 6 BAILEY COURT
COLBURN BUSINESS PARK
Estate Agency Offices are located in
BARNARD CASTLE, BOROUGHBRIDGE & RICHMOND
Residential Management Team
No Spread Zones (GAEC 19)
Effective from 1st January 2012
As well as existing SMRs and standards of GAEC, this new requirement comes into effect under cross compliance from 1 January 2012.
The aim of these rules is to protect water against pollution and run-off from agricultural sources. They apply to you if you apply manufactured nitrogen fertiliser and organic manure (1).
A. You must not
If you apply organic manure
B. You must
1. Produce and keep a map (3) of your holding showing:
2. Update the map with any changes within 3 months from the date of the change.
If you have land in a Nitrate Vulnerable Zone and you are meeting the requirements under SMR 4 Nitrate Vulnerable Zones (NVZs) you will also meet the rules under this standard in respect of that land.
Lucinda Clifford, GSC Grays Barnard Castle Office Tel: 01833 637000