Guide

Food and feed hygiene for farmers and growers

Introduction

As a farmer or grower, food and feed safety and hygiene is an important part of your business. The EU food and feed hygiene regulations introduced the concept of hygienic practices from ‘farm to fork’. Farmers and growers are at the foundation of the food chain and it is key that you ensure good hygiene practice. 

This guide outlines food hygiene law for farmers and grower and animal feed regulations. It also highlights key issues such as veterinary medicine rules and safety for farmers and pesticide rules and safety.