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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

22nd Jun 2018


CO2 shortage could force Brechin plant to stop taking pigs next week

Scotland's main pig processing plant is expected to run out of CO2 on Tuesday next week, as the shortage threatens to disrupt UK pig production. 

22nd Jun 2018


Ed's Brexit round-up

An interesting few weeks for the NPA as we have ramped up our discussions with Government departments about where we stand with trade post-Brexit.

22nd Jun 2018


Members area update - disease alert

A new disease alert has been posted in the members area. 

22nd Jun 2018


"This is a really exciting piece of research" - listen to Georgina Crayford on PRRS breakthrough

The NPA’s Georgina Crayford has highlighted the potential benefits to the pig industry of the production of PRRS-resistant pigs bred using gene editing techniques.

20th Jun 2018


NPA welcomes PRRS gene editing PRRS breakthrough

The NPA has welcomed a scientific breakthrough that could in the future protect pigs against, one of the world's most damaging pig diseases. 

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