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12th Feb 2019

NPANews

Lizzie gives pig industry perspective on rise of veganism activism


NPA policy services officer Lizzie Wilson gave the pig industry’s perspective on the rise of vegan activism during a BBC feature last night.

12th Feb 2019

Brussels

Industry leaders urge Gove to pause non-Brexit-related consultations


Food and farming industry leaders have called on Michael Gove to 'pause' any non-Brexit-related consultations until the current uncertainty passes. 

12th Feb 2019

NPANews

NPA updates Import Protocol


The NPA Breeding Companies Import Protocol has been updated in order to ensure it reflects the current risks and rules associated with importing breeding stock.

11th Feb 2019

Prices

Cranswick reports revenue fall


Cranswick has reported a 2% drop in revenue in the three months to December 31, 2018, compared with the previous financial year.

11th Feb 2019

HealthWelfare

Red Tractor eMB-Pigs deadline is today


Producers are reminded that today is the Red Tractor deadline for uploading antibiotic data for the fourth quarter of 2018 onto eMB-Pigs.

9th Feb 2019

Prices

Better Days


Although pig prices are still generally in negative territory, for once it is good to be able to report some positive news on the price front

8th Feb 2019

Brussels

Ed's Brexit round-up - not much further on


Three weeks on from the meaningful vote in Parliament, and much to everyone’s lack of shock, we are not very much further ahead.

8th Feb 2019

Brussels

NPA urges Government to refrain from unfair and damaging Brexit tariff regime


The Government could cause untold damage to the British pig sector if it waives tariffs and checks on imports in the event of Brexit no deal.

8th Feb 2019

NPANews

AHDB review response delayed by Brexit no deal planning


The Government's response to the review of AHDB has been put back in order for Defra to focus its resources on preparing for a Brexit no deal. 

8th Feb 2019

NPANews

20 years of NPA - remembering the Parliament Square vigil


NPA 20th logoNPA AIG chairman Hugh Crabtree recalls the extraordinary Parliament Square vigil, which started in February 2000. 

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