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The Agricultural Industries Confederation (AIC) has announced the launch of its latest training module for the Feed Adviser Register (FAR). Module 3, Section 2 will highlight practical ways that feed advisers can help to reduce emissions on farms. It builds on information gained in FAR Module 3, Section 1.
Feed Adviser Register (FAR) Module 3, section 2 coming soon: 12 January 2017
The next training material for FAR Module 3 is due to be launched in the next couple of weeks. Module 3, section 2 will highlight the practical ways emissions can be reduced on farm and will build on the knowledge feed advisers have already gained by completing FAR Module 3, section 1.
Farmers and suppliers told to unite for best Brexit deal: 25 November 2016
AIC press coverage - Farmers Weekly - Johann Tasker
Thursday 24 November 2016 5:00
Pig World feature July 2016
FAR in Poultry World (soapbox) : 4 July 2016
Soapbox Inge Verwoerd - Benefits of feed advice accreditation
Seek a registered adviser when sourcing poultry feed
Farmers Guardian article 29-4-16
FAR Farmer Information: 4 February 2016
This leaflet has been designed to introduce and explain FAR to the farmer and provide some background into why and how FAR was created.
Feed-a-Gene: 19 October 2015
Animal production is constantly facing new challenges. Increasing productivity and efficiency have been key issues. This creates a unique opportunity to implement changes in the livestock production chain.
Better feed advice by FAR: 1 October 2015
‘Use a member of the Feed Adviser Register (FAR) for greater feed efficiency and reduced greenhouse gas emissions’ – is the message being promoted to UK livestock farmers.
Many feed additives, in particular trace elements and vitamins A and D3, have legally defined Maximum Permitted Levels (MPLs) for reasons of animal, consumer or environmental safety. These MPL’s are defined in the Register of Feed Additives.