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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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25th Feb 2017

Brussels

WTO confirms Russian pork ban is illegal


The World Trade Organisation has confirmed that Russia’s import ban on live pigs, pork and other pig products from the EU violates international trade rules.

25th Feb 2017

Prices

Peter Crichton commentary - a 'spring' in producers' step as SPP rises again


Producers are walking with a slight 'spring' in their step with the SPP up a shade to 149.81p/kg and further signs of a shortage of UK pigs in the system. 

24th Feb 2017

HealthWelfare

AMR report highlights need for action - RUMA


A report showing bacteria found in humans, animals and food continues to show resistance to widely used antimicrobials highlights the need for action. 

23rd Feb 2017

Prices

PIC signs agreement to join forces with Hermitage


PIC is set to acquire the genetic rights of Hermitage in a move that will see the pig breeding companies enter into a new strategic partnership.

22nd Feb 2017

NPANews

FSA responds to contaminated meat claims


The FSA has sought to reassure consumers that the meat they eat is safe, following recent media reports claiming 'contaminated meat' is entering the food chain.

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