Cross Compliance - Consulting and Training

Basic requirements for farm management

Policies and regulations at EU level which are relevant for cross compliance:

  • Regulation on the principles of preservation of agricultural land in good agricultural and environmental condition

Environment:

  • Directive on bird protection
  • Directive on groundwater protection
  • Sewage / sludge directive
  • Nitrate directive
  • Directive on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora

Identification and registration of animals:

  • Directive for the identification and registration of animals
  • Regulation laying down detailed rules for implementing regulations in regard to ear tags, holding registers and passports for the identification and registration of bovine animals
  • Regulation for the establishment of a system for the identification and registration of bovine animals and for the labeling of beef and beef products
  • Regulation for the establishment of a system for the identification and registration of sheep and goats

Human, animal and plant health:

  • Directive on animal disease control
  • Directive on plant protection
  • Food law / food safety
  • Directive on minimum standards for the protection of calves
  • Directive on minimum standards for the protection of pigs
  • Directive on the protection of farm animals

Case study: Sanctions

Examples: cross compliance contrariety

Cross-Compliance-konträr: Keine Ohrmarken
No eartags
Cross-Compliance-konträr: Ölfleck im Futterlager
Oilspill in feedstock
Cross-Compliance-konträr: Fehlender Rücklauf
Missing return flow

Examples: cross compliance conformity

Cross-Compliance-konform: Werkstatt
Workshop
Cross-Compliance-konform: PSM-Lager
Storage of plant protection chemicals
Cross-Compliance-konform: Lichtverhältnisse
Light conditions

Our services in the area of cross compliance

Assistance to the management through:

  • General advice / preparation of checklists (cross check) for self-control and establishment of effective self-control verification based on the IAK management system
  • Development of operational solutions to comply with cross compliance
  • Handover of the cross compliance handbook and instructions for use, also ICT based

Our management system is adapted to the special needs of the eastern German Länder.

Please do not hesitate to ask us for our numerous references!

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