August Cross Compliance Key Dates

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August Cross Compliance Key Dates

9th August 2017

1 August

  • If you have been granted a derogation by RPA, you may be able to cut or trim hedges throughout August, to sow oilseed rape or temporary grassland. (GAEC 7a)
  • Start of closed period for applying organic manure with a high readily available nitrogen content (for example, slurry, poultry manures or liquid digested sewage sludge) to tillage land on shallow or sandy soils except where crops will be sown on or before 15 September. (SMR 1)

31 August

  • Ecological Focus Areas (EFA) catch crops must be established by this date.

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