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10th Nov 2020

Brussels

NPA calls for more urgency from Government to address EU Exit concerns


The NPA is calling for a more proactive and decisive approach from Government to address a number of outstanding concerns surrounding EU Exit.

10th Nov 2020

Westminster

Agriculture Bill to become law after both Houses agree text


The Agriculture Bill is set to receive Royal Assent, after both Houses of Parliament finally agreed the text.

9th Nov 2020

HealthWelfare

UK bans freight drivers who have been in Denmark in past fortnight


Freight drivers who have been in or passed through Denmark in the last 14 days will no longer be allowed entry upon arrival in the UK.

6th Nov 2020

NPANews

NPA Election 2021: First Producer nomination is in!


The first Producer nomination for the forthcoming election to the NPA's Pig Industry Group (PIG) has been submitted.

6th Nov 2020

Westminster

MPs accept Agriculture Bill amendment on trade deal scrutiny but reject import standard requirement


MPs have again rejected an amendment proposed by the House of Lords that would require imports to meet UK standards under future trade deals.

5th Nov 2020

Prices

How the second COVID-19 lockdown could affect the pig sector


The second national lockdown, which begins today, is not expected to have the same dramatic effects as the first one, according to AHDB analyst Duncan Wyatt.

4th Nov 2020

HealthWelfare

Members' Area update - NPA action on COVID-19 in meat plants


In the latest post in the Members' Area, we have an update on the ongoing impact of COVID-19 on pork plants and some important action take by the NPA. 

4th Nov 2020

NPANews

Another election nomination from the allied industries


The third nomination for election to the NPA's Pig Industry Group (PIG) from the allied industries is in. 

4th Nov 2020

Brussels

RABI commissions largest ever research project into farmer wellbeing


Farming charity RABI has commissioned a 'once in a generation' survey to better understand the mental and physical wellbeing issues facing people in agriculture.

3rd Nov 2020

NPANews

Like a game of whack-a-mole - the big issues keeping the NPA busy


In the November issue of Pig World, NPA chief executive Zoe Davies explained why life at the NPA at the moment is like one long game of whack-a-mole

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