F19-039 FEMAS Training Course launched 13 Aug 2019
In response to participant demand, AIC is pleased to announce the launch of a FEMAS 19 Standard training course, to be delivered by Kiwa Training, which is available to participants and those considering FEMAS certification.
F19-038 International Disease Monitoring – The Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) 08 Aug 2019
| Please find attached APHA’s latest report on international disease monitoring for stakeholders.
F19-037 AIC Services launches Palm Oil Credit Scheme (APOCS) 05 Aug 2019
A NEW AIC Services Palm Oil Credit Scheme (APOCS) has been launched in conjunction with the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) to purchase palm oil credits on behalf of AIC members and support sustainable supply chains.
F19-036 Removal of the restriction on feeding livestock with produce which has been treated with maleic hydrazide 24 Jul 2019
AIC has received confirmation from CRD of their decision, with immediate effect, to remove the restriction on feeding livestock with produce which has been treated with maleic hydrazide, including potatoes and potato products.
F19-035 Defra Business Readiness Invitation - Importers of animals and animal products from outside the EU 22 Jul 2019
Defra have contacted AIC to let us know that a number of our members will have received the below email inviting them to get involved with user testing of the IPAFFS import notification system.
F19-033 International Disease Monitoring – The Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA). ASF reminder 12 Jul 2019
Please find attached APHA’s latest report on international disease monitoring for stakeholders. The short report provides a summary of international notifiable animal disease outbreaks including avian diseases.
F19-034 Update on maleic hydrazide (MH) ‘specific provision regarding not feeding potato products to livestock’ 12 Jul 2019
| The EU MH Task Force (Arysta LifeScience Great Britain Ltd.
F19-032 TV Programme on BBC2 Thursday 11th July - The Great British Beef Scandal 09 Jul 2019
We draw your attention to a television programme due to be aired on Thursday evening this week on BBC2. The subject matter is BSE and the programme synopsis suggests that the focus will be on the political mismanagement of the issue.
F19-030 Defra Literature Search – Salmonella control 02 Jul 2019
As part of the Defra funded research project on Salmonella control in chicken broiler production officials have instituted a regular literature search on issues relating to broilers and biosecurity or potential food borne pathogens.
F19-031 June 2019 update on the Animal Nutrition Section of the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed 02 Jul 2019
| Meeting schedule The next meeting is scheduled for 9-11 September 2019.