F19-057 Updated FEMAS 2019 Standard Published 14 Oct 2019
An updated version of the FEMAS 2019 Standard has been published on the AIC website. The new document can be downloaded from the AIC website , and is identified as FEMAS 2019 V2 with a publication date of October 2019.
G19-055 AIC Recognised Schemes lists updated 14 Oct 2019
Updated versions of the lists of schemes recognised by AIC for both Feed & Food Suppliers and Suppliers of Services have been published today. The new lists can be downloaded from the AIC website:
BR19-029 Brexit Webinars 11 Oct 2019
AIC is preparing to hold a Brexit webinar for members at 9am on Wednesday 23 rd October. This is obviously after the European Council of Ministers meeting to be held on 17 th and 18 th October and the special sitting of Parliament on 19 th October when there will either be a vote on a potential deal or the Prime Minister will be required to write to the EU requesting a further extension, beyond 31 st October.
FR19-035 The Future of UAN Anti-Dumping Duties 11 Oct 2019
The Trade Remedies team in The Department for International Trade is interested in industry views on the recent definitive trade remedy measure on UAN originating in Russia, USA, and Trinidad & Tobago, recently announced by the European Commission.
G19-054 Notification of a new Swine Dysentery (Brachyspira hyodysenteriae) case on a pig farm in Norfolk. 11 Oct 2019
On 10/10/2019 a case of Swine Dysentery (Brachyspira hyodysenteriae) was confirmed by positive by PCR laboratory test. Please note in this case the only clinical sign was looseness, there were no clinical signs of dysentery.
BR19-028 Government publishes import tariff amendments & tariff rate quota information 08 Oct 2019
The Government has today published its long promised revisions to the UK’s temporary import duty schedule which would apply from 21 st October in the event of a no-deal exit from the EU.
BR19-028 Government publishes import tariff amendments & tariff rate quota information (amended) 08 Oct 2019
This briefing is re-issued as there was a date error in the first version | The Government has today published its long promised revisions to the UK’s temporary import duty schedule which would apply from 31 st October in the event of a no-deal exit from the EU.
G19-053 Call to engage in developing the National Food Strategy 08 Oct 2019
AIC has had a constructive conversation with the team lead, Balwinder Dhoot, at Defra, supporting Henry Dimbleby in conducting this landmark review: | https://consult.defra.gov.uk/agri-food-chain-directorate/national-food-strategy-call-for-evidence/
F19-056 Defra Notifiable Avian Disease Control Strategy updated 07 Oct 2019
Defra have published an amended Notifiable Avian Disease Control Strategy document, which can be found on the Gov.uk website .
F19-055 Feed statistics on the AIC webpage 07 Oct 2019
Feed statistics are now available for viewing on the AIC feed sector webpage using the following link; | https://www.agindustries.org.uk/latest-documents/uk-compound-feed-production-statistics/