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2nd Jan 2020


We must not betray our food values - NFU president

NFU President Minette Batters has highlighted the need to uphold the UK's food values as we enter in post-Brexit trade deals. 

2nd Jan 2020


Reminder - environmental permit applicants need to use updated form

Pig producers making an application for a new pig or poultry environmental permit after December 1 will need to use an updated version of the application form.

1st Jan 2020


Chairman's New Year message: 2020 - Opportunity or not?

NPA chairman Richard Lister's thoughts on the year ahead? Does the opportunity outweight the threat?  

31st Dec 2019


Hugh Crabtree: Another decade over - what's in store for 2020 and beyond?

NPA Allied Industry Group chairman Hugh Crabtree discusses the 'unstoppable trains' coming at the pig sector in 2020. 

30th Dec 2019


What's on the environmental agenda for 2020?

The NPA's Lizzie Wilson sets out some of the environmental issues pig producers need to look out for in 2020.

29th Dec 2019


Ed's 2020 political predictions - and why your voice is so important

If 2018 was a slightly turbulent time for British politics, 2019 was something of a typhoon.

28th Dec 2019


Forum latest - TVC job opportunity

The latest entry on the forum sets out a job opportunity at TVC.

27th Dec 2019


2020 - the year of the 1,000th Nuffield Scholar

One of 2020's lesser-known landmarks is that it will mark the 1,000 Nuffield Scholar. 

26th Dec 2019


FW Awards open for entries

A reminder to all pig farmers who think they have got what it takes to be the best - the Farmers Weekly Awards are open for entries. 

25th Dec 2019


Happy Christmas!

Happy Christmas from everybody at the NPA!