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30th Mar 2020

Prices

Pig market 'functioning as normal' - TVC


While most of the country is in coronavirus lockdown, the pig market has continued to function as normal, according to Thames Valley Cambac.

30th Mar 2020

NPANews

Pig & Poultry Fair provisionally re-arranged for May 2021


The British Pig & Poultry Fair (BPPF) has been provisionally rescheduled for May 2021 after this year's event was cancelled due to the coronavirus crisis.

27th Mar 2020

HealthWelfare

Eustice thanks 'hidden heroes' keeping the nation fed during coronavirus crisis


Farming Minister George Eustice has thanked the ‘hidden heroes’ across the food sector who are putting food on the nation’s plates during the coronavirus crisis.

27th Mar 2020

NPANews

Key workers' letter to show if stopped by the police


The NPA has created a template letter for members to prove you and your employees are key workers, if challenged by the police.   

26th Mar 2020

NPANews

NPA Security pack updated


We have updated the NPA Security Pack. 

26th Mar 2020

NPANews

UK December pig herd hits 16-year high


UK end-of-year pig numbers reached a 16-year high in December, totalling 4.7 million head, according to new Defra figures. 

25th Mar 2020

NPANews

Red Tractor publishes new coronavirus guidance for members


Red Tractor has published new coronavirus guidance for members and is asking members to update their contingency plans in case of illness. 

25th Mar 2020

NPANews

LIPs' educational resources go online during coronavirus lockdown


Ladies in Pigs (LIPs) are making their learning resources available online during the coronavirus lockdown, replacing their regular visits to schools.

24th Mar 2020

NPANews

Fram Farmers announce Andrew Knowles as new CEO


Andrew Knowles, a former David Black Award winner and well known figure in the pig sector, has been appointed CEO of Suffolk-based Fram Farmers

24th Mar 2020

NPANews

Updated coronavirus guidance available to members


We have updated our documents setting out comprehensive coronavirus guidance and outlining the key issues the NPA is working on. 

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