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  • Annex vegetables open cultivation 2023 is published


    The new Annex 2023 for vegetables open cultivation is in force as from January 1th 2023.

    Leek, other than overwintering and regrowth, will be placed on category 1 as from July 1 2023. This is the most important change in the table.

    The herbs are placed together down below in the category columns of the Annex table.

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  • New Annex vegetable and fruit crops covered cultivation 2023 published


    The new Annex for vegetables and fruit crops for covered cultivation 2023 has been published. The Annex is valid from 15 October 2022 to 1 October 2023.

    Headed lettuce is categorized into headed lettuce for cold cultivation and for winter cultivation. The last has been included into category 2 because there is less offer. Lettuce Lolla rossa type has been moved to category 2 because there is less offer.

    Sweet pepper - blocky - yellow has been added to the National Annex (category1). This means that no derogation is possible.

    Sweet pepper - coned - yellow and orange have been added to category 2. This is a new sub-crop.

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  • Annex 2022 agricultural crops is published


    The new Annex 2022 for agricultural crops has been published. This Annex is valid from the 1st of January 2022. 

    Hybrid rye-grass, Meadow fescue and Blue Lupin have been placed on the Annex (category 1).

    Fodder beet and Hairy vetch have been placed from category 3 to 2 because organic supply is available. Climbing bean for intercropping (agricultural) is a new crop in category 3.


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