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New measures brought in after larger eight-toothed spruce bark beetle (Ips typographus) was found in Kent
Deal worth £127 million over first five years of access for UK
No threat to human health or food safety
The tree pest eight-toothed spruce bark beetle (Ips typographus) has been discovered in Kent
Poultry farmers and pet bird keepers across the UK urged to prepare for winter Avian Flu threat through biosecurity measures
The latest updates on Asian hornet sightings in the UK in 2018
Pet owners encouraged to contact their vet on travel plans ahead of EU Exit.
Strengthened measures against Xylella to come into force on 26 November 2018.
The government’s Tree Champion, Sir William Worsley, has called for stronger protections for England’s street trees with the launch of an ‘Urban Tree Manual’.
Pig keepers must not feed kitchen or catering waste to their pigs to help prevent the spread of African swine fever to the UK.
Bluetongue does not affect human health or food safety.
Michael Gove sets out major post-Brexit policy to invest in the environment and take back control for farmers after almost 50 years under EU rules
An Asian hornet has been found in Cornwall and surveillance activity is underway.
The government have announced a consultation on a ban on third party puppy and kitten sales in England.
The laying hens and pullets welfare code has been updated as part of a programme of reforms to enhance the welfare of animals.
Cases of Newcastle Disease reported in smallholder flocks and commercial poultry sites in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg
A response to the consultation held on implementing improved international humane trapping standards published by the government
A major simplification of the way we regulate farming has been proposed in an interim report published today
Andrew Soldan is appointed Veterinary Director at the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA).
The latest updates on avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2017 to 2018.
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