AIC welcomes the release of the Government’s white paper on food strategy for England and, given the multiple challenges facing our food system, is encouraged that several commitments have been made to drive resilience and support sustainable food production in the UK.
After industry consultation over the last year, the Agricultural Industries Confederation has concluded that there is no current end market demand for a UK Gatekeeper Protocol for domestic combinable crops for feed and food, but that assurance scheme providers should continue to develop their schemes according to market needs.
AIC are currently recruiting a new Treasurer for the AIC Services Board.
This position would offer someone a depth of experience in a range of agri-supply services as well as being responsible for the various financial areas as outlined.
To make an application please contact Julia Corr -[email protected] or for further information call John Kelley, Managing Director of AIC Services 01733 385260. The closing date for applications is Monday 04 July.