Research and analysis

UK native animal breeds at risk list

The UK native breeds at risk (NBAR) list is for reference when claiming payments under the Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE).


Definition of a breed for the purpose of the UK National Breed Inventory

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The Farm Animal Genetic Resources Committee identified the breeds that meet the criteria specified in the EU’s rural development regulations. The list has been accepted by the EU Commission and informs the Rural Development Programme for England.

You can read more information about the work of the Farm Animal Genetic Resources Committee.