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20th Feb 2019

Brussels

Defra publishes no deal guidance for exporters and importers


Defra has published new guidance to ensure the import and export trade in animals and animal products can continue in the event of a Brexit no deal.

20th Feb 2019

Brussels

Why Gove fears for farming in a Brexit no deal


OK, so most of it wasn't new, but Micheal Gove's analysis of how farming could be affected by a Brexit no deal is worth repeating. 

20th Feb 2019

Prices

CMA analysis puts Sainsbury's-Asda merger in doubt


The Sainsbury’s-Asda merger is in doubt after the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) warned the deal could lead to a worse experience for shoppers.

19th Feb 2019

Westminster

Gove rules out tariff-free import access in event of no deal


Michael Gove has announced that the Government will introduce ‘specific and robust protections for farming’ in its post-Brexit tariff-regime.

19th Feb 2019

Brussels

Batters calls for Brexit food standards commission


Minette Batters is calling for a new commission of food and farming experts to help uphold the high standards of British food production post-Brexit.

18th Feb 2019

HealthWelfare

15,000 pigs culled as Classical swine fever hits Japan


More than 15,000 pigs have been culled after Classical swine fever was discovered in Japan. 

16th Feb 2019

Prices

We Will Rise Again


After last week’s increase in German pig prices, it was good to see that on this side of the Channel we may be following the same upward track soon.

15th Feb 2019

Brussels

Arrests made as part of Belgium ASF investigation


Arrests have been made in connection with the judicial investigation into the discovery of African swine fever (ASF) in Belgium, in September.

14th Feb 2019

Prices

Percentage of British pork rises in latest Porkwatch survey


The percentage of British pork on display in leading UK retailers rose by 3% between January and November, according to the latest Porkwatch survey.

14th Feb 2019

NPANews

My last day at NPA... but I'll still be around


After four-and-a-half years, this is Georgina's last day at the NPA. Read her goodbye message here... 

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