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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

1st Jul 2022

Prices

Average cost of production reaches 244p/kg in June


The average cost of pig production increased by 4p to 244p/kg in June, despite a welcome fall in the wheat price. 

30th Jun 2022

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BBC News highlights impact of soaring costs on pig farms


The devastating impact of rising costs of production on farms, including pig businesses, was highlighted on the BBC New at Ten programme yesterday. 

28th Jun 2022

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NPA disappointed but not surprised as Defra rejects calls for pig industry support


Defra has rejected calls from MPs to provide direct support to pig producers in recognition of the dire financial situation the pig industry has been going through over the past year.

25th Jun 2022

HealthWelfare

Suspected disease outbreak - swine vesicular disease ruled out, 10km control zone lifted


APHA has issued an update on the suspected disease outbreak in Norfolk, explaining that initial tests do not indicate the presence of disease. 

24th Jun 2022

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Get your Chris Brant Award nomination in!


Nominations for the 2022 Chris Brant Award are open – and there will be no shortage of candidates this year, as the pig sector battles through its deepest crisis.

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