Farming Standards

Farming Standards Guidance Leaflets

The rules surrounding farming can be complex, so Trading Standards has come up with a range of leaflets to help guide you through some of the most common issues with the laws that we are responsible for.

These range from disease identification and keeping pet pigs to keeping proper animal movement records and farm hygiene.

BOVINE KEEPERS PLEASE NOTE: from 6 April 2016 the rules around TB testing is changing – please see our summary for information on how this may affect your business

Take a look below.

Egg Sellers Quick Reference Guide to Regulations

Depending on the way in which you produce and sell Hen’s Eggs, certain specific regulations may apply.  To make sure you understand the law regarding the sale of eggs, please consider the Defra Quick Refence guide (pdf). Please do not hesitate to contact us if you are an egg producer or seller and you require further advice.