agri-environmental

Related to agri-environmental: agro-environmental

agri-environmental

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agro-environmental

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1. (Agriculture) of or relating to the impact of agricultural practices on the environment
2. (Environmental Science) of or relating to the impact of agricultural practices on the environment
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Glastir, an agri-environmental scheme financed by the Assembly, will pay farmers to manage marshlands in a way that should help the species flourish.
The report shows that "substantial progress" has been made in the development of agri-environmental indicators at EU-15 level but that there are "a number of remaining challenges" to fully realise the potential of the indicators in support of the policy process.
Intended to go beyond the scope of the current agri-environmental scheme, the new deal aims to widen its coverage and increase its impact and appeal," she added.
Most farmers want to farm themselves back into profit - but it is their agri-environmental contribution that will become the yardstick by which the industry will be measured and supported.
"Natura 2000 could therefore become a clear sign of the multifunctionality of agriculture in the third millennium", the report concludes.Agri-environmental measures.The 1992 reform of the CAP introduced support for agri-environmental measures at EU level with the triple objective of combining more environmentally-friendly farming methods with production cuts, contributing to more diversified sources of farm income and fostering rural development.
Contract notice: study on the identification of the success factors of agri-environmental and climate projects (paec) for the needs of the statistics and foresight service at the ministry of agriculture and food (maa)
The report advocated instead a major shift towards agri-environmental methods of farming.
In so-called "objective 1" regions, these measures are financed by the EAGGF-Guidance section, with the exception of compensatory allowances, aid for early retirement, agri-environmental measures, and measures for the development of forests, which are financed by the EAGGF-Guarantee section.
An independent report underlining the benefits of the Government's new agri-environmental pilot scheme was yesterday welcomed by Environment Minister Michael Meacher.
Axis II covers all land management programmes, agri-environmental schemes including Tir Gofal, woodland grants and Tir Mynydd.
Some of the aid, however, has been authorised under conditions: approximately Euro 13 million, earmarked by the Italian government for oagri-environmental commitmentso, has been cleared provided the Italian authorities give oevidence that they have properly controlled respect by farmers of the agri-environmental commitments in questiono.