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4th Jun 2020

Brussels

Massive surge in support for import standards campaign


The NFU's food standards petition has topped 500,000 signatures, following a surge of support over the past few days. 

3rd Jun 2020

Prices

Stronger domestic and export demand boosts EU pig prices


Improving domestic and export trade has resulted in a slight upturn in EU pig prices, following weeks of decline since early March.

3rd Jun 2020

NPANews

AHDB export webinar today


AHDB is hosting a webinar today examining the impact of coronavirus on global trade in the first in a series of export webinars.

2nd Jun 2020

Brussels

Campaign to protect standards gains momentum with Jamie Oliver endorsement


The NPA is urging members to back the campaign to protect UK food standards, which has just received high-profile backing from Jamie Oliver.

2nd Jun 2020

HealthWelfare

Relaxation of driver rules extended


The Department of Transport has extended the temporary relaxation of the enforcement of the drivers’ hours rules.

1st Jun 2020

HealthWelfare

Pig sector antibiotic targets will not be at cost of animal health and welfare - RUMA


The UK pig sector will never compromise animal health and welfare or food safety in pusuit of antibiotic reductions, according to the chair of RUMA. 

1st Jun 2020

NPANews

Members Area alert - pig theft


Members are urged to be on alert, following a recent pig theft.

1st Jun 2020

HealthWelfare

'We continue to be in a very good place' - NPA chair's response to 2019 antibiotic data


NPA chairman Richard Lister gives his take on the 2019 eMB-Pigs antibiotic data, released today.  

1st Jun 2020

HealthWelfare

Antibiotic usage stable in 2019 in face of swine dysentery challenge


Despite the significant challenges thrown up by a spike in swine dysentery cases, pig industry antibiotic usage remained stable in 2019.

29th May 2020

Brussels

Tackling heat stress


Speaking at a recent webinar, Mark McFarland, from Lallemand Animal Nutrition, outlined why heat stress is an issue that must be addressed.

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