Trailer for moving muck

Wobblebox

Member
Arable Farmer
I’ve been offered some pig manure from a local farmer, does Farm Assurance allow me to use a grain trailer to move it (and use it for grain again) or are the rules similar to TASCC?
 

Gedd

Member
JFDI!

don't know any livestock farmers with separate trailers for grain
Just had my virtual inspection this week she umed and arrived about my trailers being used for muck but convinced her they were cleaned thourally and disinfected also I said do t no how the human race has survived for millennia
 

tr250

Member
Location
Northants
Don’t know about importing Muck but they are fine with our home produced cattle muck on grain trailers as long as you write down when it was cleaned and sanitised
 

mo!

Member
Livestock Farmer
Location
York
Don’t know about importing Muck but they are fine with our home produced cattle muck on grain trailers as long as you write down when it was cleaned and sanitised
Until you deliver into another store.

Our inspector backed down when I said we'd have to sell both our trailers and buy 2 new ones (no guarantee that a used trailer has not been used for muck) and another for muck. The rule is a nonsense and they all know it.
 

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AHDB has announced yesterday it is winding down significant activities on behalf of the horticulture and potatoes sectors.

While still awaiting a decision on the future by Ministers in England, Scotland and Wales, AHDB wants to reassure levy payers their views have been heard following recent ballots in the two sectors.

AHDB is now stopping programmes of work that could be restarted in the future by grower associations, individual growers or the supply chain. This work includes for example, export market access and promotional international trade event work, consumer marketing campaigns and market pricing and insight information. AHDB will continue to deliver limited emergency work on pests and diseases, including the Extension of Authorisation for Minor Use (EAMU)’s and some...
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