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In association with NFU, National Pig Association is active on behalf of members in Brussels and Whitehall, and with processors, caterers and supermarkets

Today's News

27th Mar 2020


Eustice thanks 'hidden heroes' keeping the nation fed during coronavirus crisis

Farming Minister George Eustice has thanked the ‘hidden heroes’ across the food sector who are putting food on the nation’s plates during the coronavirus crisis.

27th Mar 2020


Key workers' letter to show if stopped by the police

The NPA has created a template letter for members to prove you and your employees are key workers, if challenged by the police.   

26th Mar 2020


UK December pig herd hits 16-year high

UK end-of-year pig numbers reached a 16-year high in December, totalling 4.7 million head, according to new Defra figures. 

25th Mar 2020


Red Tractor publishes new coronavirus guidance for members

Red Tractor has published new coronavirus guidance for members and is asking members to update their contingency plans in case of illness. 

25th Mar 2020


LIPs' educational resources go online during coronavirus lockdown

Ladies in Pigs (LIPs) are making their learning resources available online during the coronavirus lockdown, replacing their regular visits to schools.

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