News & Events
News from the Voluntary Initiative, our members and supporters. And anything else we think you might like to know about.
Do you know wHen2gO?
07 October 2021
Short article on a tool developed by BASF and Agrimetrics that can be used to help make field-specific decisions about applications of me...
Reminder - Importance of metaldehyde stewardship
01 October 2021
With slug pellet applications imminent, the agricultural industry is being reminded that metaldehyde stewardship guidelines apply this au...
Bayer joins the EasyConnect Consortium and new VI Webinar
01 September 2021
On the same day that the latest VI webinar is held to talk filling, mixing and maintenance in the farmyard, including a talk on Closed Tr...
Welsh Water Amnesty Deadline Extended
26 August 2021
STOP PRESS - Welsh Water / Dŵr Cymru extend the deadline to register your farm/business for their pesticide amnesty under their PestSmart...
Welsh Water announce free pesticide amnesty
15 July 2021
Welsh Water / Dŵr Cymru relaunch their pesticide amnesty under their PestSmart initiative covering Wales and their drinking water catchme...
Critical review of pesticide risk indicators
15 June 2021
A joint NFU and Voluntary Initiative funded report published
NRoSO Points at Cereals
07 June 2021
NRoSO will not be attending the Cereals event for 2021 but this will not stop NRoSO members achieving valuable CPD points.
Better Bentazone Together Group launch new Stewardship Campaign
27 May 2021
Three industry leading manufacturers have formed a new partnership to help safeguard the future of a post-emergence herbicide that is und...
Protecting Water Webinar - Weds 26th May 2021
12 May 2021
VI invites you to attend a webinar on "Protecting Water"
It's World Wildlife Day so why not sign-up for BeeConnected
03 March 2021
Why not sign-up for BeeConnected – bringing farmers and beekeepers together
VI Response to the Revised NAP Consultation
26 February 2021
The VI has recently submitted the following response to the revised NAP consultation.