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EU court rules against bird trapping in Malta

Move bans trapping of goldfinches for trade An EU court has ruled Malta’s practice of trapping goldfinches ‘barbaric’ and ‘unsustainable’. According to The Guardian, the …

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EU court backs neonicotinoids ban

Legal action against 2013 ban dismissed  An EU court has upheld a partial ban on three neonicotinoids that have been linked to declining bee populations. …

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EU members back near-total neonics ban

Environmentalists call ban ‘a beacon of hope for bees’  EU member states have voted in favour of a near-total ban on the use of neonicotinoids, …

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FVE appeals to protect vets’ working rights in Brexit talks

The organisation representing vets across Europe has issued a plea to the Government to secure the working rights of EU and UK vets during Brexit …

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