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Resource Protection

Section 10 of the FWAG Farm Conservation Guide for farmers and land managers - on the management of natural resources alongside artificial inputs.

Year of Publication2009

Information on the ways in which an integrated approach to managing resources can be adopted in order to avoid farming practices coming into conflict with wildlife or the landscape. The management of risk and protection of soils, water and air is considered in terms of reduction of impact from such as pesticides, manures and fertilisers and physical activities. This is a chapter from a comprehensive practical conservation guide produced by FWAG. The complete guide (printed and bound) may be purchased by contacting FWAG.

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organicnvznutrient planningphosphatessoil fertilitysoil conditionpollutionerosioncompliancecampaign for the farmed environmentfwag farm conservation guidenutrient managementnitratesnitrate vulnerable zone
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Providing farmers, landowners and others with the best opportunity for environmental gain through cost effective, quality solutions

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