F20-008 Report on the outcome of SCoPAFF Animal Nutrition Meeting - February 10-12 2020 21 Feb 2020
As members are aware, UK representatives are not attending SCoPAFF meetings and as a result we do not receive the useful summaries provided to the industry by FSA. The following is a summary provided by FEFAC:
F20-007 Urgent – further update for importers of High Risk Food/Feed Not of Animal Origin (HRFNAO) 20 Feb 2020
Defra have today updated the informtion they released yesterday: | As you know, you can no longer raise new CEDs in TRACES Classic (for HRFNAO); instead you must use TRACES NT to complete a CHED-D notification.
F20-006 Defra Update: Importers of HRFNAO from outside the EU must use TRACES NT from Wednesday 01:00 GMT19 February 19 Feb 2020
AIC have received the following important update from Defra: | Further to our last email to you we have a confirmed date and time – 01:00 GMT on Wednesday 19 February – for the switch from TRACES Classic to TRACES NT for Importers of HRFNAO from outside the EU.
G20-012 Updated Scheme Documents published 17 Feb 2020
Recognised Feed & Food Supplier Schemes | Issue 9 of the AIC list of recognised Feed/ Food Supplier schemes has been published, which can be downloaded here .
G20-011 Consultation on plant breeding - new genomic techniques (NGTs) 14 Feb 2020
In coming weeks, a consultation will open on the status of new genomic techniques under European Union law. Whilst of clear relevance to the plant breeding sector, this matter could affect businesses across the agri-supply chain.
S20-002 Views sought on a change to the Seed Certification label 11 Feb 2020
Under the Plant Health Regulation, it is a legal requirement that companies processing seed that requires a plant passport (and this now includes oilseed rape and linseed) can feature the words Plant Passport, and the EU flag, at the top of the certification label.
G20-010 UK Government Freeport Consultation 10 Feb 2020
The Government is planning on establishing up to 10 freeports in the UK , and is seeking to consult businesses.
G20-009 Kiwa Training announces further training dates 10 Feb 2020
Kiwa Training have announced further dates for training courses relating to:- | FEMAS TASCC Driver CPC Further information regarding dates and venues and who to contact can be found in the attached flyers.
F20-005 NEW Interim Management for FAR 07 Feb 2020
As you may be aware Inge Verwoerd will be leaving AIC next week after a period of over four years at AIC.
FR20-005 AIC FERTILISER SECTOR GOLF DAY: WEDNESDAY 6TH MAY 2020 07 Feb 2020
Golf Event date: Wednesday 6 th May 2020 | I am pleased to announce details for the ever-popular Fertiliser Sector Annual Golf.