Organic Rules and Certification

Manure fertilizers, slurry - CZ PRO-BIO Standards 2004

PRO-BIO, Association of ecological farmers (2005) Manure fertilizers, slurry - CZ PRO-BIO Standards 2004. [Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91]

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Summary

Slurry and poultry excrements from conventional farming are prohibited.

Difference

EU Regulation 2092/91, Annex II/A permits the use of slurry and poultry excrement if it is sourced from extensive animal husbandry.

Justification

Manure originating from ethically non-aceptable breeding/husbandry systems, may not be used in organic farming according PRO-BIO Standards.

EU Regulation

Annex II. Permitted substances for the production of organic foods > Substances for plants and plant production - Annex 2 > Fertilizers and soil conditioners - Annex II A

Item type:Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91
Subjects:Crop production > Fertilisers
Country/Standard: Europe > Czech Republic > PRO-BIO
Principles:Principle of care
ID Code:158
Deposited By:INVALID USER
Deposited On:22 Oct 2005
Last Modified:24 Nov 2008 08:18

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