The process of regulation has been politicised, it is increasingly dismissive of science and innovation, and it overlooks the merits of risk-management, and the fact that farmers need access to the right tools to put a safe and secure supply of food
The environmental benefits of field margins depend upon how they are implemented and managed, and where they are located within the landscape. Arable field margins are an important tool used in agri-environment schemes throughout the EU.
Consumer Understanding of the Global Food Challenge
Agrochemical Research and development: - The Cost of New Product Discovery, Development and Registration - Industry R&D expenditure in 2014 and expectations for 2019 A Consultancy Study for CLI and ECPA
Agrochemical research and development (R&D report 2016)
INSPIA promotes sustainable management practices for agriculture that protect the ecosystem services provided by biodiversity, and contribute to safeguarding the soil and water resources on which sustainable agricultural productivity depends
INSPIA - European Index for Sustainable Productive Agriculture
IPM is a holistic approach to sustainable agriculture that focuses on managing insects, weeds and diseases through a combination of cultural, biological and chemical measures that are cost effective, environmentally sound and socially acceptable.