Develop Best Management Practices (BMPs) to reduce the risk of pesticides (PPPs – Plant Protection Products) entering water in Europe. Develop information and tools for risk diagnosis and provide materials to be used for presentations and training courses to support dissemination of BMPs. Dissemination of BMPs through training and demonstrations, workshops and presentations for farmers, advisers and stakeholders.
Create increasing awareness of the need to protect water from PPP contamination, while simultaneously providing practical information on how it can be done. Inform operators and stakeholders about the correct use of PPPs and how to improve equipment and infrastructure. Increase acceptance of the need to implement risk reduction measures.
|Cropping Systems||Arable Crops, Open field vegetables, Orchards & Vineyards|
|Operation Type||Plant Protection Product application|
|Audio/Visual Material||http://www.topps-life.org/key-documents3.html http://www.topps-life.org/videos1.html http://www.topps-life.org/videos.html http://www.topps-life.org/key-documents5.html|