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1st Jun 2020

HealthWelfare

Pig sector antibiotic targets will not be at cost of animal health and welfare - RUMA


The UK pig sector will never compromise animal health and welfare or food safety in pusuit of antibiotic reductions, according to the chair of RUMA. 

1st Jun 2020

NPANews

Members Area alert - pig theft


Members are urged to be on alert, following a recent pig theft.

1st Jun 2020

HealthWelfare

'We continue to be in a very good place' - NPA chair's response to 2019 antibiotic data


NPA chairman Richard Lister gives his take on the 2019 eMB-Pigs antibiotic data, released today.  

1st Jun 2020

HealthWelfare

Antibiotic usage stable in 2019 in face of swine dysentery challenge


Despite the significant challenges thrown up by a spike in swine dysentery cases, pig industry antibiotic usage remained stable in 2019.

29th May 2020

Brussels

Tackling heat stress


Speaking at a recent webinar, Mark McFarland, from Lallemand Animal Nutrition, outlined why heat stress is an issue that must be addressed.

29th May 2020

Prices

The Sun Has Got His Hat On


Pig prices have remained firm throughout the week and, although the SPP has only moved up by 0.17p to 164.51p, spot demand keeps pushing ahead.

28th May 2020

HealthWelfare

RSPCA Assured announces phased return of on-farm assessments from Monday


RSPCA Assured members will be offered the option of 'contactless' on-farm assessments from the start of June.

28th May 2020

HealthWelfare

MSD launches new disease control ambassador programme


MSD Animal Health UK has launched a new ambassador programme, encouraging proactive disease control among pig producers.

27th May 2020

NPANews

Members Area alert - animal rights activity


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

27th May 2020

NPANews

Members Area - PPE update


We have posted a new update in the Members' Area on accessing PPE.  

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