Webinars are available to members on the current Due Diligence consultation on forest risk commodities. 2 are being offered by Defra in January, and AIC will be hosting its own webinar Q&A on this subject for members in early February.
AIC has been approached by Defra to ask if members would consider applying for the Plant Varieties and Seeds Tribunal.
This is a statutory appeal body created by primary legislation, and will make legally binding decisions about national listing of new varieties of plants and UK plant variety rights. It is UK wide.
VMD yesterday published their statement on ZnO which effectively means that pig producers can continue to use ZnO for a period of up to 2 years beyond 26th June for product that has been QP released in advance of this date.