Skip to main content

Pesticides: EC Law

Volume 488: debated on Wednesday 25 February 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what estimate his Department has made of the effect on the farming industry’s revenue of the introduction of the EU Pesticides Directive. (257423)

An economic assessment of restrictions included in the proposed regulation on the authorisation of pesticides was published last year by Sean Rickard, Senior Lecturer in Business Economics at Cranfield University School of Management, and is available at the Cranfield University website.