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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

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16th Aug 2018


NPA's Georgina Crayford explains use of CO2 stunning in pigs

NPA senior policy advisor Georgina Crayford has explained why CO2 stunning currently represents the best option available for the pig sector.

16th Aug 2018


Forum entry - work experience wanted!

Work experience wanted! See the latest forum entry for a request from the daughter of a pig industry stalwart. 

16th Aug 2018


EA issues slurry guidance for exceptional weather

The Environment Agency has published new guidance on managing slurry to help prevent agricultural pollution in exceptional weather. 

16th Aug 2018


Barbecue summer boosts pig meat sales

Retail sales of pig meat recorded a 1.4% rise year-on-year during the 12 weeks to July 15, although fresh pork sales fell, according to the latest data from Kantar Worldpanel.

13th Aug 2018


VMD suspends veterinary products containing DEA

The Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) has suspended products for food-producing animals that contain the excipient diethanolamine (DEA).

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