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1st Jul 2020

NPANews

Members Area Update


The latest post in the Members Area has details on a recent incident affecting a producer in the eastern region. 

1st Jul 2020

NPANews

Physical Red Tractor inspections to resume next week in phased return


A phased return to physical Red Tractor inspections will start next week, after the switch to remote inspections in March.

30th Jun 2020

Environment

NPA signs up to industry-wide meat waste reduction plan


Organisations from across the supply chain, including NPA, have come together to agree a plan to reduce the £3 billion of meat wasted in the UK every year.

29th Jun 2020

Brussels

NPA welcomes Trade and Agriculture Commission announcement


The NPA has welcomed the announcement that the Government will introduce a new Trade and Agriculture Commission.

29th Jun 2020

Prices

Tönnies plant closure 'wreaking havoc' on cull sow market


The closure of the Tönnies processing plant, in Germany, has 'wreaked havoc' with the cull sow market, according to Thames Valley Cambac.

26th Jun 2020

Prices

Waitrose reduces nitrites across own-label bacon and gammon


Waitrose is introducing lower levels of nitrite across its entire own-label fresh bacon and gammon ranges at the start of July.

26th Jun 2020

Prices

Changes


Although the SPP has put on another 0.29p to stand at 164.93p, pig traders are reflecting a note of caution.

25th Jun 2020

NPANews

Which? survey highlights public concern over import standards


A survey by consumer champion Which? has highlighted public concern over import standards in future trade deals. 

25th Jun 2020

NPANews

Forum entry - Food for thought


The latest post on the NPA forum challenges the supposed link between school holidays and the demand for pork. 

24th Jun 2020

NPANews

Pig Industry Group meeting highlights rising straw prices as growing concern


Rising straw prices are once again becoming a concern. This was one of a number of topics discussed at the latest Pig Industry Group meeting.

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