Extension of the approval periods of the active substances Regulation (EU) 2020/421 of 18 March 2020

  Extension of the approval periods of the active substances Regulation (EU) 2020/421 of 18 March 2020 abamectin, Bacillus subtilis (Cohn 1872) strain QST 713, Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. Aizawai strains ABTS-1857 and GC-91, Bacillus…

La agricultura, ganadería, pesca, industria alimentaria y sus actividades relacionadas son servicios esenciales

El Real Decreto-Ley por el que se regula un permiso retribuido recuperable para las personas trabajadoras de los servicios no esenciales, publicado en el Boletín Oficial del Estado la noche del 29 de marzo, ya está en vigor. Según se recoge…

New certifiable inputs for the organic sector

After the entry into force of the Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/2164 from the certification body specializing in organic production, the CAAE informs of new fertilizer and plant protection substances used for organic farming that can have…

ISSUES RAISED BY THE AGRICULTURAL SECTOR, FOLLOWING THE DECLARATION OF THE STATE OF ALERT

The main doubts concern aspects such as the posting of workers in vehicles, the opening of the retail trade of agricultural, livestock and fishing inputs, as well as the suspension of deadlines in administrative procedures The Ministry of Agriculture,…

Regulations Europe to debate ban on mancozeb

The EU's Standing Committee on Vegetables, Animals, Food and Feed plans to meet on March 23 and 24 to decide if they continue to authorize the use of mancozeb, the seventh most widely used pesticide in Spain. Mancozeb is a fungicide that…

The BOE publishes the initial extension until May 15 of the presentation of the Unique Application of the PAC 2020

The Official State Gazette (BOE) published this Saturday, March 21, an Order269/2020 from the Ministry of Agriculture, extending the deadline for submitting the Single Application for direct payments to agriculture and livestock throughout Spain,…

Canada approved 12 new pesticide active ingredients in 2018–19

In 2018–2019 (from April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019), 12 new active ingredients (the substance with the pesticidal effect) were registered for use in Canada, resulting in the registration of 23 new related end-use products (different formulations…

Suspension of terms and interruption of time limits for ongoing administrative procedures

The terms are suspended and the periods of the administrative procedures in progress, regulated directly or indirectly by Law 39/2015 of the Common Administrative Procedure of the Public Administrations, are interrupted until the state of alarm…

Information note on the royal decree on the state of alarm in the agricultural, livestock and fisheries sector

Royal Decree 463/2020 and its amendment published today, 19 March 2020, in the Official State Gazette (BOE), which declares the state of alert for the management of the situation caused by COVID-19, has established that the competent delegated…