Defra are making changes to the way keepers can register their holdings in England for the purpose of recording and reporting livestock movements.
For some farmers, this may simplify how the holdings are registered and reduce the number of livestock movement reports that need to be submitted.
The new system is expected to be completed by summer 2017.
You may be affected by the changes if you keep cattle, sheep, goats or pigs.
If you are directly affected by any of these changes, you should receive a letter from Defra before July 2017. That letter will detail what the changes mean, the options available to you and… Read More