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3rd Jul 2017

HealthWelfare

EFSA confirms safe levels for nitrites and nitrates added to food


The British Meat Processors Association has welcomed EFSA’s conclusions that levels of nitrites and nitrates added to food are safe.

3rd Jul 2017

Brussels

How Chinese consumers are buying into the story behind British pork


Chinese consumers like the story behind British pork, according to the NPA’s Georgina Crayford, who has recently had a close-up glimpse of China's retail pork sector. 

30th Jun 2017

Prices

Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head


The latest SPP has continued has continued to recover from the dark days of spring 2016 when it stood at a mere 112p.

29th Jun 2017

HealthWelfare

Welfare award for Newcastle University's Sandra Edwards


Newcastle University’s Professor Sandra Edwards has been recognised for her research into animal welfare.

28th Jun 2017

Brussels

African Swine Fever detected in Czech Republic


African Swine Fever (ASF) has been detected in the Czech Republic for the first time, confirming further spread of the virus in Eastern Europe. 

28th Jun 2017

NPANews

Nominate your 2017 Chris Brant Award winner


Nominations are now open for the Chris Brant Award, which each year recognises those prepared to go the extra mile on behalf of the pig industry.   

27th Jun 2017

NPANews

Tributes paid to former BPA chair Robert Overend


Tributes have been paid to Robert Overend, a former NPA board member and former chairman of the British Pig Association, who died on Sunday.  

27th Jun 2017

HealthWelfare

Poultry sector reduces antibiotic use by 71%


The poultry sector has published figures showing a 71% reduction in antibiotic usage over a four-year period. 

26th Jun 2017

NPANews

Members area - story update


We have an important update to a story posted in the members' area a fortnight ago. 

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