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(a) Live sheep exported from the UK to EU Member States from 1 January 2016 to 31 October 2016: UK to Republic of Ireland 337,385 UK to
I meet representatives of the UK dairy industry regularly.
The Government will continue to follow a science-based policy on genetically modified organisms, including in relation to imports.
Number of vehicles the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) has inspected: (a) during the loading of live animals: 99 during 2014 66 dur
Carriers who transport companion animals are obliged to meet the requirements of the EU Welfare in Transport Regulation (EC) No 1/2005 as
No decisions have yet been taken about the UK’s future relationship with the EU including on matters relating to existing EU law.
The number and proportion of Deputy Director SCS posts based outside London as at 30 September for each year since 2014 is shown below:
Net government compensation paid to farmers for animals culled in efforts to control bovine tuberculosis in England since 1998 is as foll
Support for farmers in utilising new technologies is provided through the Countryside Productivity scheme which is part of the Rural Deve
Departmental apprenticeships within Defra have recently been introduced as a response to the Civil Service annual apprenticeship targets.