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F19-065 EU Feed Protein Balance Sheet 02 Dec 2019

The European Commission has officially published the latest EU feed protein balance sheet for 2018/2019.  | The Commission claims that the drought observed in 2018 in Europe had a significant impact on overall feed supply for 2018/19.

G19-073 Kiwa Training Announces Training Dates 29 Nov 2019

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.

S19-023 Applications for spring bean and spring oat derogation 29 Nov 2019

Due to regional challenges around spring beans and spring oats and a number of requests from industry, AIC has applied to Defra for a derogation on germination. Defra have confirmed the formal request has been received by the Commission.

GM19-020 Update on exports to Algeria 28 Nov 2019

Further to Briefing GM19-19 , COCERAL advises that more information has now been received from DG Trade stating: | “according to the current state of play, only the requirement of using FOB incoterm will be extended to all imported products as of the end of this year.”

G19-072 Businesses invited to help shape new UK electronic waste tracking service 27 Nov 2019

The four UK governments and environment agencies are working together to develop an electronic waste tracking service with the aim of capturing digital information on all movements of waste in the UK and to improve waste management. Such a system should:

G19-070 Agribusiness 2021 - 11 November 2020 26 Nov 2019

Please can you note the following dates for Agribusiness 2021.

GM19-019 Potential Issues on Exports to Algeria 26 Nov 2019

COCERAL has been advised by the EU Commission of new rules being imposed by Algeria on payment of imported goods by Algerian importers.

S19-022 Methiocarb: withdrawal of authorisation and use of treated seed 26 Nov 2019

The following announcement has been put out by CRD. It states sale and distribution of methiocarb must be by 3 rd January 2020, and storage, disposal and use by 3 rd April 2020.

G19-071 AHDB Early Planting Survey Published 26 Nov 2019

AHDB has published its early bird planting survey which uses a number of sources to determine grower plantings and planting intentions for the following harvest.  The survey is later this year than normal because of the poor autumn weather conditions but still contains a higher degree of intentions and assumptions than would normally be the case.

G19-069 AIC TASCC Vehicle Inventory Use – new requirements 25 Nov 2019

As you will be aware, TASCC participants must maintain an up to date inventory of TASCC and Non-TASCC vehicles owned or operated, hired or leased either via a paper copy, electronic or the AIC Vehicle Inventory portal. FEMAS already requires participants to input vehicle details into the portal and UFAS participants will also be required to do so from 2020.