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18-08-2014 03:19 AM | Viewed 217 times

Livestock Keeper Satisfaction and Communication Survey Results

AHVLA has received largely positive feedback from livestock keepers about their experience of interacting with AHVLA staff and services.Four hundred livestock keepers provided feedback for a  satisfaction survey. Satisfaction levels have been maintained over the last two years and the survey highlighted areas of particular success, including AHVLA’s laboratory testing service, which received the highest satisfaction rating of 8.1 out of 10. Although the survey showed a broadly positive perception of the agency the survey identified some areas where improvements can be made, in particular written communications and query resolution).
15-08-2014 15:19 PM | Viewed 329 times

SEPRA Market Report - 15th August 2014

SEPRA Market Report - 15th August 2014
15-08-2014 08:19 AM | Viewed 294 times

African and classical swine fever - GB disease control strategy

This disease control strategy for African and classical swine fever in Great Britain sets out the disease control measures we would consider if African or classical swine fever was suspected or confirmed in pigs in Great Britain.
15-08-2014 08:17 AM | Viewed 299 times

Bluetongue - GB disease control strategy

Sets out the disease control measures we would consider if bluetongue virus was suspected or confirmed in farm animals.
14-08-2014 06:20 AM | Viewed 384 times

CAP Reform - The new Common Agricultural Policy

Latest information about new CAP schemes in England, including more detail about greening, crop diversification and Ecological Focus Areas.
13-08-2014 09:53 AM | Viewed 315 times

2014 badger cull control policy

Consultations with the British Veterinary Association (BVA) about various topics relating to Defra's 2014 badger cull control policy.
11-08-2014 11:01 AM | Viewed 503 times

SEPRA Market Report - 8th August 2014

SEPRA Market Report - 8th August 2014
07-08-2014 11:08 AM | Viewed 485 times

Inheritance Tax factsheet

Chavereys new rules for trusts Inheritance Tax factsheet
07-08-2014 11:07 AM | Viewed 367 times

Monthly Farming Update - August 2014

Chavereys Monthly Farming Update for August 2014
04-08-2014 12:05 PM | Viewed 515 times

Rabobank Commitment of Traders (COT) Report - 4 August 2014

Non-Commercials’ net long position across agri commodities contracted to 92,323 lots over the week—the lowest since January, after a further 31,003 lot reduction mostly from the softs. The S&P Agri Index had a modest increase over the week up 0.3%. ICE Coffee gained the most of the agri commodities, up 7.4% WOW as Speculators added 5,457 lots to their net long position, which is now at 41,229 lots. This is the largest weekly increase in the speculative net long, reflecting the ongoing uncertainty surrounding Brazilian production in this season and the next, following the worst drought on record. CBOT Soybeans gained 3.5% WOW following concerns over dry weather across the US Midwest during the critical pod-filling stage. Non-Commercials reversed their recent trend and reduced gross shorts by 17,682 lots WOW—the most since August 2013, taking the gross short position to -53,266 lots. CME Lean Hogs lost 6.5% WOW following a 2,902 lot increase in the gross shorts held by Index Traders—the largest increase since February 2013 on expectations of an expanding US swineherd.