Feed Standards

Overview

Officers should have an understanding of the purposes of Regulation 767/2009, Directive 2002/32/EC and Regulation 1831/2003 and their application to feed.

Core Learning Resources

 Animal Feed Legislation and Guidance

Food Standards Agency (FSA), 2017

Includes guidance on EU Regulation 767/2009: Placing on the market and use of feed

 Marketing of Feed

European Commission (EC)

Includes Regulation 767/2009: Placing on the market and use of feed

 Undesirable Substances in Animal Feed

EC

Includes Directive 2002/32/EC: Undesirable substances in animal feed

 Use of Additives in Feedingstuffs

Europa

Includes Regulation 1831/2003: Additives for use in animal nutrition

 Export of Unauthorised Feed Additives to countries outside the EU

FSA, 2017

Further Reading

 Protecting Our Water, Soil and Air:

A code of good agricultural practice for farmers, growers and land managers

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA), 2018

Other Information

 European Union Register of Feed Additives

EC, 2018

 European Feed Materials Register

Europa

Includes a registration tool for feed businesses operators and the register itself

 Animal Feed

Agricultural Industries Confederation (AIC)