F19-005 Call for Salmonella/ Entero in poultry feed data from Animal and Plant Health Agency 28 Jan 2019
The Animal and Plant Health Agency ( APHA ) are conducting a research project into Salmonella in broiler poultry production, and are seeking microbiological data relating Enterobacteriaceae counts from feed mills. The data will be used to establish a baseline for hygiene monitoring in feed mills and to see the relationship, if any, with Salmonella results.
F19-004 Summary results from AIC-AHDB Contaminants Monitoring Project 21 Jan 2019
Attached are the results for fresh samples from the 2018 harvest.
F19-003 AIC media response to EAT-LANCET Commission report on 'Sustainable Food Systems' 17 Jan 2019
Following yesterday’s notice to members; today, AIC and other farming bodies have released their responses to the report : | The AIC’s response can be viewed on the AIC website: https://www.agindustries.org.uk/news-and-events/news/aic-calls-for-eat-lancet-report-to-be-taken-in-moderation/
F19-002 EAT-LANCET Commission report on 'Sustainable Food Systems' 16 Jan 2019
On Wednesday 16 th January, the EAT-Lancet Commission ( https://eatforum.org/eat-lancet-commission/ ) will issue a report on “sustainable food systems" in the Lancet Medical Journal. This report will:
F19-001 Medicated Feed Regulation Published in Official Journal 14 Jan 2019
The Regulation on the production of Medicated Feed, agreed in June 2018, was published in the Official Journal this week though it does not come into force until 28 January 2022. Because of the interconnections between the two documents the regulation is part of a package with the Veterinary Medicinal Products Regulation and, in particular, as regards measures against antimicrobial resistance (AMR).
F18-061 December 2018 update on the Animal Nutrition Section of the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed Rapidly developing policies 24 Dec 2018
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 17-18 December 2018.
F18-060 Press coverage on packaging material residues in animal feed 18 Dec 2018
An article on today’s Feednavigator website referred to an article on plastic packaging residues in animal feed that originally appeared in The Guardian newspaper over the weekend. AIC and UKFFPA wish to reassure members that they engaged with this well in advance of publication as is reflected in the positive statements attributed to UKFFPA Chairman Paul Featherstone.
F18-059 Food Standards Agency Scientific Committees Recruitment Campaign 11 Dec 2018
The Food Standards Agency Chair, Heather Hancock, and the Chief Scientific Adviser, Professor Guy Poppy, are inviting applications to join three of FSA’s independent Scientific Advisory Committees including three new joint expert groups.
F18-058 Winter FAR Newsletter 03 Dec 2018
Please see attached a copy of the latest FAR Newsletter.
F18-057 November 2018 update on the Animal Nutrition Section of the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed 20 Nov 2018
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 7-9 November 2018.