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MAFF UPDATE No.742 (Published on November 30th, 2012)


"The Feed Subcouncil of the Agricultural Materials Council" (Open Session)

MAFF will hold "The Feed Subcouncil of the Agricultural Materials Council" on Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 at the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.
This meeting is open to the public. If you would like to attend, please apply by the application procedure.


1. Overview of this project

"The Feed Subcouncil of the Agricultural Materials Council" is consulted by the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, and deliberates on standards for feed in accordance with the Act on Safety Assurance and Quality Improvement of Feed (Act No. 35 of 1953).
This time, the Subcouncil will deliberate on revision of the standards for pesticides in feed, etc.

Previous documents and abstracts of the Subcouncil are available from the following URL (in Japanese). In addition, the proceedings of this meeting will be published at the following URL after the meeting (in Japanese).


2. Meeting Place and Time

Date and Time: December 11th, 2012 (Tuesday)
Place:                 Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Address:           1-2-1, Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Subway:            Marunouchi Line, Hibiya Line and Chiyoda Line of TokyoMetro,
Station:             Kasumigaseki


* Please refer to the following URL, such as how to get to the meeting from the station.


3. Agenda

(1) Revision of standards for pesticides (glufosinate) in feed

(2) Revocation of the designation of decoquinate as feed additive 


4. Application Form 

(1) How to apply

Please indicate “Request for attendance at “The Feed Subcouncil of the Agricultural Materials Council” in the subject line, and your address, name (furigana), occupation, phone number, e-mail address or Fax number. Please apply by  Fax.

Fax Number:   +81-3-3502-8275


(2) Application deadline

Applications should be received no later than 13 pm on December 7th, 2012 (Friday) by Fax.


Food Safety Standard Team, Animal Products Safety Division,
Food Safety and Consumer Affairs Bureau,
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Telephone Number:  +81-3-3502 -8111 (extension 4546)
Dial-in:  +81-3-6744-1708
Fax:        +81-3-3502-8275






International Policy Planning Division 
International Affairs Department
Tel: +81-3-3591-9681
Fax: +81-3-5512-7652

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