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16th Aug 2019

Brussels

Update on ASF


Please see our dedicated African Swine Fever (ASF) page here for the latest update

16th Aug 2019

HealthWelfare

Exports affected as ASF confirmed in Myanmar


Thailand bans exports from Myanmar following their first case of African swine fever.

15th Aug 2019

NPANews

Illegal semen smuggled via shampoo bottles


Two Danish people working on a pig farm in Western Australia have been convicted of illegally importing pig semen from Denmark to Australia.

13th Aug 2019

Brussels

NPA challenges CIWF over illegal trespass on British pig farms


Recent covert filming of farrowing crates on pig units funded by Compassion In World Farming  has been widely publicised

13th Aug 2019

NPANews

NPA AGM on September 10


The NPA's AGM will take place on September 10, in London. 

12th Aug 2019

Brussels

UK and EU seeing surge in China exports


Following reports that China’s pig herd could halve by the end of this year, May figures have been released on export trade for the EU and UK. Against a backdrop of herd losses in some parts of China estimated to be between 40 and 60%

12th Aug 2019

Brussels

ASF in China: one year on


A year has now passed since China announced they had African swine fever, so what's happened in the last 12 months?

9th Aug 2019

Prices

Chinese Burn


Although UK pig prices have remained at similar levels with the SPP only moving up a fraction to stand at 152.8p, on the other side of the channel a different picture is continuing to emerge with further increases in the influential German producer price which gained another seven cents this week on top of the four cent increase seven days ago.

9th Aug 2019

Westminster

Retaining your existing EU staff after Brexit


NPA have received the following information from DEFRA regarding retaining your exisiting EU staff after Brexit 

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