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24th Feb 2020

Prices

TVC market update -Coronavirus an 'ongoing issue' for export trade


Coronavirus continues to hamper the pork export trade, according to the latest pig marketing summary from Thames Valley Cambac.

24th Feb 2020

NPANews

Members Area - animal rights activity update


We have posted an important update on the animal rights activity targeting the pig sector in the Members' Area. 

24th Feb 2020

NPANews

Members Area - news on NPA Safecall service


The latest post in the Members' Area provides an important update on the NPA's Safecall Service. 

22nd Feb 2020

Prices

Turn the Corner


Although the SPP has only moved by a gnats crochet, putting on 0.04p to stand at 162.78p, the influential German producer price continues to rise.

21st Feb 2020

Brussels

New training body to drive improvements in agriculture skills and training


The UK farming sector needs to embrace a new drive to recognise professionalism and train the industry to be fit for the future, according to a new report. 

21st Feb 2020

Prices

UK pork exports reached record levels in 2019


UK pork exports reached record levels in 2019, increasing by 9% to reach 378,000 tonnes, including offal, worth £609 million in total.

21st Feb 2020

HealthWelfare

Pirbright and UCL researchers map ASF genome


Scientists at the Pirbright Institute and UCL have mapped genes across the ASFV genome, which they hope will help in the search for a vaccine and antiviral drugs to control the virus.

20th Feb 2020

NPANews

Members' Area - new post


Members are urged to click through to the Members' Area to view a message from NPA chief executive Zoe Davies. 

20th Feb 2020

HealthWelfare

New Pig Welfare Code to come into force on March 1


The new Code of Practice for the Welfare of Pigs in England will come into force on March 1.

20th Feb 2020

HealthWelfare

Farrowing crate survey - last chance today!


NPA members, if you haven't yet completed our farrowing crate survey, there is still time to so - jus!

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