Chemical regulation in European agriculture – a look at the impacts

Host: | Date: 06 May 2020

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    GRDC Podcast: Chemical regulation in European agriculture – a look at the impacts

    For a long time the European Union has been known as the home of tough regulation of farm chemicals. Several chemicals in common use in Australia are now banned or soon will be in some jurisdictions something that is likely to surprise many Australian growers.

    Date: 06 May 2020

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For a long time the European Union has been known as the home of tough regulation of farm chemicals. Several chemicals in common use in Australia are now banned or soon will be in some jurisdictions  something that is likely to surprise many Australian growers.

So what has been the impact of regulation on the development of new chemistries? And will technology fill the void left by those pesticides now leaving the European marketplace? On this podcast we speak with British farm consultant, Keith Norman.

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keith@keithnorman.com