Best Practice Information Sheets (Westcountry Rivers Trust)

Section 2

Farm land



2.1 Trainer’s guide

2.2 Soil management

2.3 Crop establishment to protect soils

2.4 Using crop cover to protect soils

2.5 Using vegetation to protect soils

2.6 Pest management

2.7 Nutrient management

2.8 Managing livestock areas

2.9 Individual crops

2.10 Managing wetlands

2.11 Cross Compliance

Disclaimer - Whilst the Westcountry Rivers Trust, its servants and agents (the "Trust") will use its reasonable endeavours to ensure the accuracy of its work, its advice involves matters relating to the natural environment or matters outside its reasonable control. Accordingly, other than personal injury or death arising from its negligence, the Trust will not be liable for any loss or damage howsoever arising directly or indirectly from any act, omission, neglect or default on its part. Funding for updating these information sheets was provided by the Water Quality Division of Defra as part of its England Catchment Sensitive Farming Delivery Initiative. These sheets provide practical information, guidance and recommendations for farmers based on Trust experience. © Westcountry rivers trust, 2007.

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