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8th Jun 2018

NPANews

Pig farmers getting involved in Open Farm Sunday


This Sunday will see hundreds of farmers across the country opening their door to the public for Open Farm Sunday, including a number of well-known pig farmers. 

8th Jun 2018

Brussels

Ed's Brexit round-up


This week has seen a well publicised showdown between the PM and her Ministers over a ‘backstop’ option in Northern Ireland.

8th Jun 2018

HealthWelfare

NPA in talks to develop concerted Forest of Dean feral pig control plan


The NPA is holding talks with various interested parties to try and develop a cohesive plan to manage feral boar in the Forest of Dean.

8th Jun 2018

NPANews

Forum entry: once-in-a-lifetime trip offer


In the latest post on the forum, Georgina Crayford draws Young NPA members' attention to a study travel tour to New Zealand in 2019. 

7th Jun 2018

HealthWelfare

ASF status remains 'low' as new cases recorded on Ukraine border


African swine fever continues to be reported from affected member states, with new cases being reported by Romania and Hungary, on the border with Ukraine.

7th Jun 2018

NPANews

Nominations open for 2018 David Black Award


Nominations are open for the 2018 David Black Award, which recognises people who have made ‘important and sustained’ contributions to the pig industry.

6th Jun 2018

Westminster

NPA welcomes MPs' calls for clarity on food and farming Brexit policy


The NPA has welcomed yet another Parliamentary report that echoes the pig sector’s concerns over Defra’s approach to Brexit.

6th Jun 2018

NPANews

Pig art - vote for Anna!


Anna Longthorp has been shortlisted in the competition for the best Land Art for the Tour de Yorkshire in recognition for her stunning 'pig cycle' images.  

6th Jun 2018

Brussels

Steve Francis steps down as Tulip CEO


Danish Crown has announced that Steve Francis is stepping down from his position as chief executive of Tulip as the business kicks off the next step of its turnaround programme.

5th Jun 2018

Prices

Pork drawn into Trump's trade wars


Mexico will impose a 20% tariff on US pork imports in retaliation to US President Donald Trump’s tariffs on steel and aluminum, according to Reuters. 

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