Antimicrobial resistance: UK hosts major international conference. View >
TTIP: EU Dg Trade has published a 400 page analysis of the impact of a potential EU/US trade deal. View >
Fixed penalty notices: The Environment Agency has issued guidance for Local Authorities on the use of FPN’s. View >
Pesticide decisions: Friends of the Earth has highlighted a decision by DEFRA to reject a request by NFU to authorise the use of neonicotinoid pesticides. View >
Oral health report: Public Health England has published a report on the oral health of five year olds, to which the Local Government Association has responded regarding high sugar levels in food.
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Sustainable tuna sourcing: Greenpeace continue to apply pressure to John West via the supermarkets it supplies. View >
EU protected geographical indications: DEFRA has published information with regard to the approval of Vale of Evesham asparagus and amendments to the specification of Welsh lamb under the EU scheme.Vale of Evesham > Welsh lamb >