Brexit: agriculture Contents

Appendix 3: Glossary

AHDB

Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board

AMS

Aggregate Measurement of Support

AoA

Agreement on Agriculture

BMPA

British Meat Processors Association

BPS

Basic Payment Scheme

CAP

Common Agricultural Policy

CLA

Country Land and Business Association

Codex (Alimentarius)

Collection of internationally recognised standards, codes of practice, guidelines and other recommendations regarding food, food production and food safety

CPRE

Campaign to Protect Rural England

CVO

Chief Veterinary Officer

DAERA

Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs, Northern Ireland

Defra

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

EFRA

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee in the House of Commons

EUIPO

European Union Intellectual Property Office

FBI

Farm Business Income

FDF

Food and Drink Federation

FTA

Free Trade Agreement

FUW

Farmers’ Union of Wales

FVO

Food and Veterinary Office

GATT

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

GIs

Geographical Indicators

GVA

Gross Value Added

IGD

Institute of Grocery Distribution

MFF

Multiannual Financial Framework

nabim

National Association of British and Irish Flour Millers

NOAH

National Office of Animal Health

NFU

National Farmers’ Union

OIE

World Organisation for Animal Health

PDO

Protected Designation of Origin

PGI

Protected Geographical Indication

RSPB

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

RSPCA

Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

SAWS

Seasonal Agricultural Workers Scheme

SPS Agreement

The Agreement on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures

TBT Agreement

The Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade

TFA

Tenant Farmers Association

TFEU

Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union

TRQ

Tariff Rate Quota

TSG

Traditional Speciality Guaranteed

UAA

Utilised Agricultural Area

WTO

World Trade Organization

WWF

World Wide Fund for Nature





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