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6th Dec 2017

HealthWelfare

RUMA announces new director general


Former AHDB director of Knowledge Exchange Chris Lloyd has been announced as the new secretary general of the Responsible Use of Medicines (RUMA) alliance. 

6th Dec 2017

NPANews

We must make sure Brexit is a success for pig producers 


NPA’s east region has its first candidate for Producer Group’s New Year election. Online polling booths open Monday January 22, by the way.

6th Dec 2017

NPANews

Zoetis vet stands for election to Allied Industry Group 


Allied trades are now fielding eight candidates in the NPA elections. Latest to toss her high-achiever hat in the ring is Zoetis' Laura Hancox.

5th Dec 2017

NPANews

Discussion group to explore Brexit threats and opportunities


The NPA's Ed Barker will outline the opportunities and threats presented by Brexit at a meeting of the Suffolk Pig Discussion Group on Wednesday.

5th Dec 2017

HealthWelfare

Sandra's Edwards' Outstanding Contribution to Farming recognised


Professor Sandra Edwards has been recognised for her Outstanding Contribution to farming for her work as at Newcastle University.

5th Dec 2017

NPANews

Forum posts - antibiotic free and NPA's roots


The forum is starting to move again. We have two new entries on there - one on antibiotic free labelling and one on the NPA's history. 

5th Dec 2017

HealthWelfare

Research sheds new light on consumer approach to animal welfare


Only one in five consumers count animal welfare as one of their top priorities when buying pork products, a major new piece of consumer research shows.

5th Dec 2017

NPANews

Famous Five lead the way


So far there are five candidates for the 12 seats on NPA’s Producer Group.

4th Dec 2017

NPANews

NPA response to 'Raised Without Antibiotic' pork launch


The NPA has described claims made to accompany the launch of a new ‘Raised Without Antibiotic’ pork range as ‘confused and deeply misleading’.

4th Dec 2017

Westminster

Defra unveils new Chief Veterinary Officer


Defra has announced that Christine Middlemiss has been appointed as the UK’s next Chief Veterinary Officer (CVO), replacing Nigel Gibbens.

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