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10th Feb 2020

NPANews

Forum tribute - 'what a character!'


We have received the first forum tribute to Glenda Montgomery, the co-founder of Ladies in Pigs, who has died at the age of 89.

10th Feb 2020

NPANews

EMB-Pigs Red Tractor deadline tomorrow


The Red Tractor deadline for uploading antibiotic data from the fourth quarter of 2019 onto the eMB-Pigs database is February 11.

9th Feb 2020

Brussels

Glenda Montgomery, the 'driving force' behind Ladies in Pigs, dies, aged 89


Glenda Montgomery, a hugely respected and loved figure across the pig industry who co-founded Ladies in Pigs in 1991, has died at the age of 89.

7th Feb 2020

Brussels

Ed's Brexit round-up - has the Government got the message on tariffs?


2020 has, as expected gotten off to a quick start. Here is what we can make of the year so far... 

7th Feb 2020

HealthWelfare

How coronavirus could affect the Chinese pork trade


China’s coronavirus outbreak has had a limited impact on pork trade so far, but could create future challenges, according to AHDB analyst Bethan Wilkins.

7th Feb 2020

NPANews

Welcome to Genesus Inc!


The NPA would like to welcome breeding company Genesus Inc as a new member of the Allied Industry Group (AIG). 

6th Feb 2020

HealthWelfare

Why Greece's ASF outbreak comes as no surprise


Greece was expecting an African swine fever (ASF) outbreak and had stepped up surveillance, ahead of confirmation of the virus in the country for the first time. 

6th Feb 2020

HealthWelfare

African swine fever confirmed in Greece for the first time


African swine fever (ASF) has been found in Greece for the first time, the Greek media is reporting. 

6th Feb 2020

Environment

Farmers reminded about farming rules for water as spreading closed season ends


As the closed season for spreading manures on land ends, the Environment Agency has issued a reminder about the rules governing the process. 

5th Feb 2020

NPANews

Members Area alert - animal rights activity


The latest post in the Members' Area outlines a potentially important development in the ongoing activist campaign targeting the pig sector. 

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