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12th Oct 2020

HealthWelfare

German ASF cases rise as suspected cluster found on island


The number of confirmed cases of ASF in wild boar in Germany has risen to 65 as a potentially significant outbreak has been discovered on an island.

12th Oct 2020

Environment

18-month slurry cover extension for some permitted producers


The Environment Agency is extending the deadline for covering slurry stores by 18 months for farms whose slurry/dirty water has less than 1% dry matter. 

9th Oct 2020

NPANews

Livestock transport survey - members' input needed!


Members are urged to take part in an important survey on livestock transport. 

9th Oct 2020

HealthWelfare

Businesses can register now for online Export Health Certificates


Businesses can register now for Export Health Certificates (EHC) online, ahead of the end of the Transition Period. 

8th Oct 2020

NPANews

NPA Election 2021 forum post: 'If ever there was a time... it is now!'


As the nomination window for the 2021 NPA elections opens, allied industry chairman Hugh Crabtree has urged members to 'think hard' about standing.   

7th Oct 2020

NPANews

NPA Election 2021 nominations now open!


The window for nominations to elect the new NPA Pig Industry Group (PIG) is open.

6th Oct 2020

NPANews

Second NPA autumn webinar today!


The second NPA autumn webinar takes place this afternoon, providing updates on a wide range of big issues facing the sector. 

5th Oct 2020

HealthWelfare

NPA COVID-19 guidance for members updated


The NPA's COVID-19 guidance has been updated to include the latest information on tests, business support available, quarantine requirements and more.

5th Oct 2020

HealthWelfare

New measures introduced to control wild boar across Brandenburg as ASF toll rises


The Brandenburg authorities have extended measures to control wild boar and test for ASF across the state. 

5th Oct 2020

NPANews

Priority COVID testing for key workers - accelerated employer referral system


NPA chief executive Zoe Davies provides an update on COVID-19 testing for key workers in theagricultural industry. 

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