Notice to Farmers in Offaly

Notice to Farmers in Offaly

Offaly County Council is reminding farmers that the fertiliser - spreading deadline is approaching.

The prohibited periods in Offaly are as follows:

  • Chemical fertiliser: September 15 to January 26.
  • Slurry: October 8 to January 12.
  • Farmyard manure: November 1 to January 12.

 

Please be aware that spreading outside of these periods is an offence under -

EUROPEAN UNION (GOOD AGRICULTURAL PRACTICE FOR PROTECTION OF WATERS) REGULATIONS 2022.