Heather Rose has joined NSF-CMi Certification as Poultry Technical Manager, providing technical and quality support for the Lion Code, Red Tractor Assurance (RTA) Poultry and the Environment Agency (EA) Integrated Pollution and Control (IPPC) schemes.
Heather is very experienced in the commercial egg industry, with a practical background in quality assurance and welfare management, also having worked as an assessor at farm, packing centre and processor level in the UK and Europe.
Part of her role at NSF-CMi will be in supporting the assessment teams in the field, as well as to liaise with customers on technical issues.
“Following the appointment of NSF-CMi Certification to run the British Egg Industry Council (BEIC) Lion Code Scheme, we are delighted to have someone with Heather’s experience to manage this prestigious scheme,” said Roy Boreham, Poultry Schemes Manager, who heads up the Lion Code contract, as well as the RTA Poultry and IPPC schemes. “NSF-CMi is very well placed now to provide combined assessments, thereby saving producers time and money and reducing bio-security risk,” said Mr Boreham.