The NFU Animal Health and Welfare Unit manages AH&W policy work, including bovine TB and other endemic animal diseases and our response to emerging and exotic diseases.
At the same time, we promote high standards of animal welfare across species.
We lead on veterinary medicines and services and actively lobby against disproportionate, disadvantageous, non-scientific regulation.
Defra has launched a call for evidence to seek evidence for bTB control.
Farmers registered with BVDFree England are able to apply for the new herd status.
The NFU has commissioned a global review of farm animal welfare and has published a summary of the report produced.
RUMA stands for the Responsible Use of Medicines in Agriculture.
Download the NFU Avian Flu guide - the links producers might need when there is an AI outbreak and other useful information.
Links to all of the TB information for cattle keepers provided by the APHA.
Information and advice for farmers about Bovine Viral Diarrhoea (BVD)
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