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Agrichemical Handling Facility

Access control by installation of a fence
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Practice Code: 309

An agrichemical handling facility is a facility with an impervious surface to provide an environmentally safe area for the handling of on-farm agrichemicals.

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Conservation Practice Documents

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Conservation Practice Standard Overview
NRCS New York Conservation Practice Standard

Field Office Technical GuideConservation planners shall reference NRCS New York Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG) for additional documents, tools, references, and procedures required with this practice.


Related Conservation Practices

This practice is commonly used in a Conservation Management System with practices such as:

Access Control
Access Road
Critical Area Planting
Heavy Use Area Protection
Integrated Pest Management
Nutrient Management

Ground Disturbing Potential of Conservation Practices

This is a potential ground disturbing conservation practice. Any project with ground disturbing or potential ground disturbing practices planned may need to be submitted for review by the State Historic Preservation Officer and Tribal Historic Preservation Officers. Please see the Cultural Resources Review Process Flowchart for an outline of this process. View a list of conservation practices used in New York State, and their ground disturbing potential. 

If you want to learn how you can protect natural resources on your farm or forestland, please contact your local NRCS Service Center.

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