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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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4th Mar 2021

HealthWelfare

NPA calls on Defra to reject 'unscientific' transport proposals


The NPA has called on Defra to reject proposals contained in a consultation on improvements to animal welfare in transport. 

4th Mar 2021

Prices

NPA welcomes temporary suspension of retaliatory US tariffs


The NPA has welcomed the temporary suspension, for four months, of all retaliatory tariffs on UK exports resulting from the Airbus dispute.

4th Mar 2021

Prices

SPP rises but slaughter down and weights still high


The GB EU-spec SPP increased for the first week since mid-July last week, rising by 0.33p to average 138.79p/kg.

3rd Mar 2021

Brussels

'It is easier to fly my pigs to China than the EU'


It is easier to export pigs to China than to our near neighbours in the EU, Northamptonshire pig producer Charlie Thompson told BBC Look East.

3rd Mar 2021

Westminster

Budget 2021 - the key points for pig producers


Chancellor Rishi Sunak today delivered a Budget which he hopes will steer the UK out of the pandemic and begin to balance the books after a year of unprecedented peacetime spending. 

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