Under the Nitrates Regulations (S.I. 31 of 2014 ) farmers must not apply more than 170kgs of nitrogen from livestock manure per hectare per year. Compliance with the Nitrates Regulations is one of the Statutory Management Requirements under the Single Payment Scheme.
What is in this Section?
- Exceptional Measure - Notification of livestock manure spreading in November 2012
- Notification Details of Herdowners' intention to spread livestock manure - Nov 2012
- Nitrates Derogation Information
- Additional Forms
- Publications - Nitrates Regulations
- Additional Publications
- Press Releases