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Less and Better – a call to value our food Listing Image

Less and Better – a call to value our food

23 Apr 2019 | Sean Wensley | Cattle

As BVA highlights in its newly-published position on UK sustainable animal agriculture, fewer healthier and happier animals with better productivity have less of a sustainability impact than numerous animals with poorer health and welfare outcomes.

Vets speaking up to advance the status of animals within UK sustainable animal agriculture Listing Image
Transporting livestock from Scotland’s remote and rural areas – A snapshot from the Highlands and Islands Listing Image
Considering the wider determinants of welfare – a comprehensive approach to the welfare of livestock during transport Listing Image
African swine fever: An update Listing Image

African swine fever: An update

20 Dec 2018 | Duncan Berkshire | Cattle

African swine fever (ASF) is a devastating and often fatal disease which has been spreading in parts of eastern and central Europe since 2007. Duncan Berkshire, President of the Pig Veterinary Society, gives a update on the current situation.

Veterinary Diagnostic Practice and the challenge of Antimicrobial Resistance Listing Image
Debating religious slaughter over 200 years: from spatial concealment to social controversy Listing Image
The challenges and opportunities of the farm practice in 2020 Listing Image
Eradicating BVD in Wales Listing Image
Consideration of behavioural opportunity in farm animal welfare standards Listing Image
#ChooseAssured – What is lifetime assurance? Listing Image

#ChooseAssured – What is lifetime assurance?

28 Aug 2018 | Hayley Atkin | Cattle

As part of BVA’s #ChooseAssured campaign, BVA is highlighting the importance of farm assurance schemes providing lifetime assurance for animals from farm to fork. When we launched the scheme in July there were questions from members and media about what we meant by lifetime assurance. 

NI Farm Quality Assurance; the cornerstone of the industry Listing Image

NI Farm Quality Assurance; the cornerstone of the industry

16 Aug 2018 | Gillian Davis | Cattle

As part of BVA’s #ChooseAssured campaign, we’ve asked the farm assurance schemes featured on our UK Farm Assurance Schemes infographic to tell us about the key features of their scheme. Here, Gillian Davis gives us a rundown of what the Northern Ireland Beef and Lamb Farm Quality Assurance Scheme means for consumers. 

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