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Trying to find a happy medium in the meat debate? Choose Assured. 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 | Pigs

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.

More than just an image… thinking twice about how pets are depicted in advertising Listing Image
Veterinary Diagnostic Practice and the challenge of Antimicrobial Resistance Listing Image
Breeding change – vets and vet nurses tackling root cause animal welfare problems Listing Image
Debating religious slaughter over 200 years: from spatial concealment to social controversy Listing Image
Extreme conformation - How vets can play their part Listing Image
The challenges and opportunities of the farm practice in 2020 Listing Image
Consideration of behavioural opportunity in farm animal welfare standards Listing Image
Quality of life isn’t just about death Listing Image
#ChooseAssured – What is lifetime assurance? Listing Image

#ChooseAssured – What is lifetime assurance?

28 Aug 2018 | Hayley Atkin | Pigs

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 | Pigs

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. 

A Grand Day Out! BVA Scottish Branch at the Royal Highland Show Listing Image
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