Liaoning Province Cultivated Land Quality Protection

Original Language Title: 辽宁省耕地质量保护办法

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(November 20, 2006, Liaoning Provincial people's Government promulgated as of December 1, 2006, 198th) first in order to protect cultivated land quality, improve soil fertility, preservation of the eco-environment, promoting sustainable development of agricultural production, according to the State Council and other relevant provisions of the basic farmland protection regulations, combined with the province, these measures are formulated.
    II the quality of cultivated land in these measures refers to meet crop growth and safety needed for soil fertility and soil environmental quality.
    Third article this regulation is applicable in the province within the administrative area of cultivated land quality protection.
    Fourth of provinces, cities and counties (including County-level cities and districts, the same below) agricultural administrative departments in charge of cultivated land quality protection work within their respective administrative areas.
    Land and natural resources, environmental protection, quality and technical supervision, finance, forestry and water conservancy administrative departments according to their respective responsibilities, to protect cultivated land quality work.
    The township (town) people's Government shall be responsible for the administrative area of cultivated land quality protection work.
    Article fifth cultivated land quality protection, scientific planning, comprehensive treatment and preventing pollution through the integration principle.
    Sixth article encourages arable land using who take following measures culture fertilizer to force: (a) livestock compost, and city fertilizer using, and planting green manure; (ii) fodder intercropping, and crop rotation, and straw also field, and root stubble also field; (three) used measuring soil formula fertilization and the from tillage sowing fertilization technology; (four) application River mud, and Tang NI, organic manure; (five) conducive to culture fertilizer to force of other measures.
    Article people's Governments at various levels shall adopt irrigation, rational irrigation, afforestation, wind-proof protective measures such as effective governance of eco-environment and maintain cultivated land quality and safety.
    Cultivated land quality protection eighth people's Governments at various levels shall be incorporated into the national economic and social development plan, and arrange funding for cultivated land quality monitoring and evaluation, standards in the construction of grain and field renovation, upgrading and promotion of formula fertilization by soil testing technology of soil organic matter.
    Nineth agricultural Administrative Department shall, in conjunction with land and resource management sectors, according to General land use planning and land grading and quality monitoring, evaluation, development of standard farmland construction and reconstruction scheme for middle, and reported to the people's Governments at the corresponding level for approval organization.
    Standards of government investment in Eastern and middle of transformation, the people's Governments above the county level agricultural administrative departments, management of land and resources, and other departments concerned for acceptance.
    Article tenth of agricultural soil fertility monitoring network should be established by the Administrative Department, carried out regular quality monitoring, evaluation of soil fertility and fertilization benefits work proposed appropriate measures of protection, and to the people's Governments at the corresponding level and upper level administrative Department of Agriculture report.
    11th province agriculture Administration Department, and the quality and technical supervision departments should be based on national quality standards for local fertilization norms of science and to the public.
    12th administrative departments should formulate advanced fertility fertility extension programme, the implementation of formula fertilization by soil testing techniques, guided land users to adopt measures such as Agronomy, biology, soil improvement and improve fertility.
    13th agricultural administrative departments should organize agricultural technology extension and implementation of conservation tillage technology in agricultural machinery, guiding land use is changing traditional farming practices, adopting conservation tillage measures to prevent nutrient loss of arable land.
    14th agricultural administrative departments in charge should take a variety of forms, information to farmers on advanced cultivation technology of spraying, fertilizing, farmland protection and science knowledge.
    15th the township (town) people's Governments should make use of rural radio stations and set forms such as billboards to publicize knowledge of cultivated land protection and the associated incentives, rewarding and made outstanding contributions to protecting cultivated land.
    16th on the basic farmland protection in the land, the people's Governments above the county level in accordance with the relevant provisions of the regulations for the protection of basic farmland, with the lower level people's Governments signed the protection responsibility; the basic farmland conservation area of arable land from the township (town) people's Government and the rural collective economic organization or sign a cultivated land quality protection responsibility of the village Committee.
    Cultivated land quality protection responsibility shall contain the following particulars: (a) the scope, area, plot of land, (ii) land force levels and protection measures; (c) the rights and obligations of the parties.
    17th the rural collective economic organization or village committees agricultural contract signed with members of the collective economic organizations should be clear contract land force land maintenance obligations and responsibilities have not met their obligations. 18th contractual termination or change, the rural collective economic organization or village Committee should instruct the relevant experts on the quality of contracted farmland assessment.
    More than a standard quality of cultivated land, the contractor shall assume responsibility for contract; change of land use, resulting in permanent damage, cannot continue to engage in agriculture, the employer shall have the right to claim compensation from the contractor for the resultant losses.
    19th the rural collective economic organizations, village committees and the land user shall protect farmland, irrigation and flood control, drainage and erosion control facilities.
    20th land users should be using agricultural, biological control and chemical control methods, the use of high efficiency, low toxicity and low-residue pesticides and biological pesticides, reducing chemical pesticide residues in cultivated land and rational application of fertilizer, prevents soil compaction, ensure that the organic matter content of arable land. Article 21st advocated land users to use degradable plastic mulch. Use of non-biodegradable plastic mulch film, should be cleared after use in the 30th.
    Fails to clear, by the rural collective economic organizations and villagers committees cleared, removal expenses shall be borne by the users.
    22nd article ban arable land using who implementation following behavior: (a) using not meet national provides standard of industrial wastewater and city sewage irrigation of; (ii) application without harmless of processing or is by processing still not meet national provides standard of city garbage, and waste, and sludge of; (three) application without registration of fertilizer, and pesticide or over provides range using pesticide of; (four) application without rot cooked of people, and poultry, and livestock manure of; (five) used only species not raised, and excessive application fertilizer, way for predatory production of.
    Article 23rd agricultural pollution or other sudden events occur, causing or likely to cause pollution of cultivated land, the parties must take immediate and effective measures to eliminate or reduce hazards, and to the local administrative Department of environmental protection and agriculture Administration Department report, for investigation and settlement. 24th agricultural Administrative Department, Administrative Department of environmental protection shall be in accordance with their respective responsibilities to supervise and inspect the quality of cultivated land, and examination results report of the people's Governments at the corresponding level, and the higher authorities.
    The inspected unit and individual shall provide the relevant information and data, and may not refuse or obstruct.
    25th article violating these rules, predatory production, the Department of agriculture administration warning and penalty of between 100 Yuan and 500 Yuan.
    Article 26th of other acts in violation of these regulations, in accordance with the provisions of the relevant laws and regulations.
    27th of cultivated land quality control departments of dereliction of duty, abuse of power, favoritism, given sanction by their work units or by the competent organs constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.
                                                                                                28th article of the rules take effect on December 1, 2006.