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20th Nov 2020

NPANews

Defra to hold webinars ahead of December 7 changes to import notification


The second phase of the transition to a new national import notification system for GB will be implemented soon. 

19th Nov 2020

NPANews

NPA Election 2021: More nominations arrive...


We have received two new nominations for election to the NPA Pig Industry Group. 

19th Nov 2020

Brussels

FSA publishes guidance on new identification marks


The FSA has published guidance on the new identification mark that must be applied to products of animal origin after the end of the EU Transition Period. 

18th Nov 2020

HealthWelfare

Chairman's blog - We're on track with our antibiotic targets, but the most important part comes next


NPA chairman Richard Lister sets out his thoughts on industry progress so far in reducing antibiotic usage and the importance of the next steps.

18th Nov 2020

HealthWelfare

New four-year pig sector antibiotic targets unveiled


New antibiotic targets have been announced for the UK pig sector, with an ultimate goal of achieving a further 30% reduction in overall usage by 2024.

17th Nov 2020

Brussels

Congratulations to all the National Pig Award winners!


The NPA has congratulated all the winners of the 2020 National Pig Awards!

17th Nov 2020

NPANews

The NPA's new 6-Point Plan for pig farms


The NPA has launched a new 6-Point Plan to help ensure all producers are keeping their pigs and their units in the best possible conditions at all times. 

17th Nov 2020

NPANews

Chris Brant and David Black Awards - 'A big well done and thank-you'


The latest post on the forum offers congratulations and thanks to the winners of the prestigious Chris Brant and David Black awards.  

17th Nov 2020

NPANews

BPA chief executive Marcus Bates wins David Black Award


British Pig Association (BPA) chief executive Marcus Bates has won the 2020 David Black Award. 

16th Nov 2020

NPANews

Chris Brant Award - NPA chief executive honoured for 'massive contribution' to pig sector


NPA chief executive Zoe Davies has won the 2020 Chris Brant Award (CBA) in recognition of the ‘massive contribution’ she continues to make to the British pig industry.

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