CP19-014 Metaldehyde withdrawal:collaborative stakeholder letter 16 Apr 2019
On 19 December 2018, the Environment Secretary, Michael Gove announced that outdoor uses of metaldehyde would be prohibited across Great Britain. The final date for sale and distribution of metaldehyde products was confirmed as 30 June 2019 and the final date for the disposal, storage and use was confirmed as 30 June 2020.
S19-007 James (Jim) Harley 16 Apr 2019
We were saddened to hear of the death, on 12 th April of Jim Harley of Harley Seeds, Milnathort.
CP19-015 Chlorpropham : EU Appeal Committee outcome 16 Apr 2019
Following the Commissions proposal for non-renewal of chlorpropham in 2018, a number of discussions and votes took place on the active substance at Standing Committee on Plants Animals Food and Feed (SCoPAFF) meetings from July 2018 to January 2019.
G19-017 TASCCforce 24 now available 16 Apr 2019
The latest edition of TASCCforce is now available and is attached with this briefing or can be found on the AIC TASCC website .
BI19-006 Business Insight Issue 16 now available 16 Apr 2019
The latest edition of Business Insight is now available and is attached with this briefing or can be found on the Business Insight website .
F19-022 April 2019 update on the Animal Nutrition Section of the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed 16 Apr 2019
This update provides information about the meeting of the Animal Nutrition (AN) Section of the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed (SCoPAFF) held on 9-11 April 2019.
F19-021 International Disease Monitoring – The Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) 16 Apr 2019
Please find attached APHA’s latest report on international disease monitoring. The short report provides a summary of notifiable animal disease outbreaks including avian diseases.
BR19-017 Brexit end date now 31st October – for now! 11 Apr 2019
As expected EU leaders have agreed a further extension to the Brexit process, roughly half way between the two initial suggestions of 30th June and 31st March 2020.
CP19-013 Austral Plus refused re-registration 10 Apr 2019
The cereal seed treatment product Austral Plus has been refused re-authorisation by CRD in the UK, due to potential risk to birds and mammals.
G19-016 COMPETITION LAW COMPLIANCE TRAINING 09 Apr 2019
Following the success of the very popular Competition Law Compliance training events run in February and March of this year, AIC is pleased to be able to offer those Members who missed out or those who would like to update their knowledge on this key subject, a further opportunity to participate in some training. The importance of this subject cannot be emphasised enough and will be of particular interest and relevance to Members who participate in Committees, Groups and/or open forum meetings where competitors may be present.