From combatting diseases such as foot and mouth disease to helping the UK secure multi-million pound trade deals, 2015 marks the 150th anniversary of government veterinary services. In an interview with Farmers Weekly, Nigel Gibbens, the UK’s chief veterinary officer, talks about the affect of the spending review on Defra’s budget for farm veterinary services and identifies the animal disease threats facing farmers in the future. What are the most pressing exotic animal health disease threats facing UK farmers? Globally, […]