NFU Technically Speaking

Technically Speaking is a monthly newsletter from the Science and Regulatory Affairs section of the Policy Services Department.

Technically Speaking logo square_275_275Read the January 2019 edition here.

This issue includes articles on:

  • Metaldehyde ban a big blow to British farmers and growers
  • 2019 - a year to focus on farm safety
  • EU passes report on pesticide rules following NFU lobbying efforts
  • New immigration system proposals announced
  • Blog: Young children in the work place
  • Seasonal Workers Pilot operators announced
  • The NFU's work on metaldehyde
  • Two men killed while working on trees
  • NFU comment: Farm Inspection and Regulation Review report
  • Super rat hotspots N, S, E and W surround central data void
  • Avoid working at height - that's the NFU message
  • Farmer's Pride survey: local varieties and crop wild relatives
  • Metaldehyde in the Thames Catchment: Updates from the water companies
  • Trailer MOT
  • Biotechnology
  • Skills Roundup

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