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Fera regularly share news and insight around a range of subjects across the agri-food chain.

    Highlights announced for York’s new floral festival Bloom! 5–8 July 2018
    Curious visitors will be invited to visit York St John University to learn about botany - the science of plants. Here our leading science experts along will be on hand to share their knowledge - have a go at being a plant pathologist! Read more
    Developing sustainable sources of animal feed
    Poor nutrition is a persistent problem in low and middle income countries, caused in part by the lack of good quality protein in animal and human diets. Also, rural communities face animal feed shortages, and food crops struggle to grow in poor quality soil. Read more
    Expansion of risk forecasting service will provide real-time data for sustainable pest and disease management
    Expansion of risk forecasting service will provide real-time data for sustainable pest and disease management Read more
    Fera-commissioned research into public awareness of food safety issues drives new targeted Micro proficiency tests to support industry
    Fera Science have recently commissioned research into public awareness of food safety issues and to understand some of the real threats to food safety worldwide and created new ISO/IEC 17043/2010 accredited specific target proficiency tests to support industry. Read more
    The EFSA (European Food Safety Authority) publishes Fipronil results of follow-up monitoring since contamination scare
    EFSA has published its analysis of food data collected following the detection of fipronil residues in eggs last summer. Member States submitted to EFSA the results of more than 8,000 samples of eggs and chicken collected between January and November 2017. Read more
    FSA find no evidence of fipronil in eggs in UK as Germany recalls contaminated Dutch eggs in fipronil scare
    FSA find no evidence of fipronil in eggs in UK as Germany recalls contaminated Dutch eggs in fipronil scare Read more
    Online Shopping Now Available
    Our website takes a step into the future: easy online ordering now available with the opportunity to buy food and crop tests ‘anytime, anywhere and on any device’. Read more

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