JUNE Update to Manure Spreading Advisory #3 2012: South Coast Region

Date: June 1, 2012

The following advisory is produced by government, in partnership with industry, to provide guidance to farmers regarding the Agricultural Waste Control Regulation and the ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT ACT. If a discrepancy arises between this document and the legislation, the legislation takes precedence. Following this advisory does not relieve anyone from their obligations under the LEGISLATION. The Province of British Columbia does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the information referenced here from legislation, and in no event is the Province liable or responsible for damages of any kind arising out of its use.

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For further information, please contact: BC Ministry of Agriculture
Geoff Hughes-Games, PAg 604-556-3102
Lolita Aumuller, AAg 604-556-3098

For questions of a regulatory nature: BC Ministry of Environment
George Rushworth, PAg 604-582-5211
Trevor Hamelin, AScT 604 582-5275

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