Provide unfertilised cereal headlands in arable fields
Overall effectiveness category No evidence found (no assessment)
Number of studies: 0
Background information and definitions
Unfertilised cereal headlands are designed to provide food for birds during the cropping year and consist of a 6–24 m headland which (under UK Entry-Level Stewardship requirements) cannot be sprayed with insecticides between 15th March and harvest, and which can only have limited herbicide application.