Best Practices / Guidelines


24-April-2013

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Capacity Building in the OECD Seed Schemes

Capacity building, where staff members of designated national certification and inspection authorities are trained in all aspects of the OECD Seed Schemes and their implementation and monitoring, ensures that only high quality seeds are traded internationally. This brochure offers comprehensive guidelines on capacity building activities in OECD Seed Scheme member and applicant countries.

1-February-2012

English

OECD Standard Codes for the Official Testing of Agricultural and Forestry Tractors - 2015

OECD Standard Codes allow participating countries to perform tractor tests according to harmonised procedures, and to obtain OECD official approvals which facilitate international trade. They include the testing of tractor performance, driver safety and noise measurement.

22-June-2010

English

Guidelines for Cost-effective Agri-environmental Policy Measures

A study of the design and implementation of environmental standards and regulations, taxes, payments, tradable permit schemes and other policy measures to address agri-environmental issues.

24-February-2010

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Information note for venue Busan, Korea 10-11 June 2010

Information Note for Venue Busan Korea 10-11 June 2010

6-February-2009

English

Reducing Fishing Capacity: Best Practices for Decommissioning Schemes

Vessel decommissioning schemes allow governments to adjust fishing capacity to match available fish resources. This report presents best practice guidelines on the design and implementation of such schemes.

26-July-2007

English, , 102kb

OECD Scheme for forest reproductive material: rules and directions

The OECD Scheme for the Control of Forest Reproductive Material Moving in International Trade.

29-March-2007

English, , 30kb

Document to facilitate exchange of information on non-conformity of Fruit & Vegetables

Document to facilitate exchange of information on non-conformity of Fruit & Vegetables

29-March-2007

English, , 107kb

17-June-2002

English

Guidelines for control plot test and field inspection of seed crops

In addition to the rules and directions of the OECD Seed Schemes being obligatory for the certification process, the representatives of participating countries have developed "Guidelines" which provides information and propose practical methods t...

6-September-2001

English

Fruit and vegetables: standards applicable under the OECD scheme

(The OECD standards are the same as the UN/ECE standards).

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