Farmers face limited costs from EC nitrate rules
Proposals for implementing EC rules on nitrate pollution from agriculture were published by the Government at the end of November.1 Their main impact will fall on some types of livestock farm which face restrictions on manure storage and disposal. But the overall annual cost will be no more than about £3 million, and farmers will receive grant-aid for capital investments in manure stores.
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