Organic Rules and Certification

Animal fodder, cattle - DE Naturland 2005

Huber, Beate (2005) Animal fodder, cattle - DE Naturland 2005. [Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91]

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Summary

Cattle must be fed with fresh green fodder during the growing season. (NL standards on production, Part B.II.2.Feeding, 2.2 Cattle)

Difference

The NATURLAND requires cattle to be fed with fresh green fodder whereas the EU Regulation 2092/91 requires roughage for herbivores and recommends pasture.

Justification

To ensure animal feeding to be appropriate to the species and as natural as possible.

EU Regulation

Annex I. Principles of organic production and processing > B.Livestock and livestock products - Annex I B > Animal feed/Animal nutrition - Annex I B4

Item type:Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91
Subjects:Animal husbandry > Feed/Nutrition
Country/Standard: Europe > Germany > Naturland
Principles:Principle of fairness
Principle of health
ID Code:373
Deposited By:INVALID USER
Deposited On:29 Oct 2005
Last Modified:16 Apr 2010 09:05

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