Cattle in yardFailure to meet TB inspection schedules could lead to compliance penalties © Tim Scrivener
Each year the Rural Payments Agency releases details of the most common cross-compliance mistakes found during inspections on farms in England the previous autumn. Even minor mistakes which are simple omissions can lead to a loss of 1% of the basic payment. Charles Mayson, managing director of consultancy Cross Compliance Solutions analyses the inspection failures and reasons for them so that you can try to avoid them. Cattle identification problems are invariably towards the top of the list, but statistics […]