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  1. FSA publishes consultation response on proposed amendment to edible insects’ legislation
    Plans set out by the Food Standards Agency (FSA) to provide clarity to the edible insect industry will be taken forward following public consultation.
  2. AMR in Campylobacter in UK chicken over the last 20 years
    The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has published a report analysing 20 years of data on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in Campylobacter from retail chicken in the UK.
  3. Summary of discussions at FSA Board meeting – 26 September 2022
    The Food Standards Agency Board met this week and discussed the latest progress with the Genetic Technology (Precision Breeding) Bill, ongoing developments to how businesses are regulated, and the challenges and opportunities the FSA expects to face in the months ahead as a result of the Retained EU Law Bill.
  4. September 2022 FSA Board meeting
    The September 2022 FSA Board meeting will take place today at 9.00am.
  5. September 2022 FSA Business Committee meeting
    The September 2022 FSA Business Committee meeting will take place today at 2.00pm.
  6. FSA Board meeting rescheduled following period of National Mourning
    The FSA’s September Board meeting, postponed after the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, has been rescheduled.
  7. FSA updates areas of research interest
    The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has updated its areas of research interest (ARI) to include a focus on food that is healthier and more sustainable.
  8. FSA Board meeting papers published for September 2022
    The agenda and papers for the September 2022 Board meeting have been published.
  9. Vulnerable consumers advised of ongoing risk of Listeria associated with ready to eat smoked fish
    The Food Standards Agency (FSA), Food Standards Scotland (FSS), and the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) are reinforcing their advice to vulnerable groups of consumers in relation to the risks of Listeria monocytogenes infection linked to ready to eat smoked fish.
  10. New appointment to the FSA Board
    The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has announced a new Board Member for Northern Ireland appointed by the Northern Ireland Minister of Health. Anthony Harbinson will serve three years, commencing 1 September 2022 and will also assume the role of Chair of the Northern Ireland Food Advisory Committee (NIFAC).