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11th Sep 2017

NPANews

NPA producer group urges industry to celebrate diversity of production


The UK pig industry should celebrate the diversity of production systems within it as one of its greatest strengths, according the NPA producer group.

11th Sep 2017

NPANews

Red Tractor Week underway


Red Tractor Week is underway, with seven days of activities planned to raise awareness and understanding the logo among consumers from today.

11th Sep 2017

Prices

Tulip acquires Easey holdings


Tulip has announced its acquisition of UK pig producer Easey Holdings, in a major investment in the British pig industry.

8th Sep 2017

Brussels

The Long and Winding Road - market commentary


The SPP continues to drift downwards albeit at a fairly slow rate dropping by .49p this week to 164.17p.

8th Sep 2017

NPANews

Important update in members' area


An update has been posted in the members' area on a possible new approach to tackling a rising problem for the pig sector. 

8th Sep 2017

Brussels

Ed's Brexit round-up


Ed's weekly look at the latest Brexit developments including the leak of an inflammatory report on the Government's post-Brexit immigration plans.  

7th Sep 2017

Prices

What impact will rising supplies have on the market?


Prices are going to come under pressure over the next few months as pig supplies tighten in the UK and the EU, according to Mick Sloyan.

7th Sep 2017

NPANews

Farrowing house forum query


Can you help with a query posted on the forum about a dry feed system in a new farrowing house? 

6th Sep 2017

Brussels

NPA 'alarmed' at leaked Brexit immigration paper


The NPA has expressed concern following the publication of a leaked document giving an insight into the Government’s post-Brexit immigration policy.

5th Sep 2017

NPANews

Northern Ireland pig herd up by 8%


The total pig herd in Northern Ireland increased by 8% in the year to June, according to provisional census results.

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