7th May 2019
German processor Tönnies acquires C&K Meats
German-based meat processor Tönnies has purchased UK business C&K Meats, its second deal here in five months.
4th May 2019
The Times They Are A-Changin
The SPP has finally woken up with recent significant rises in global pigmeat values finally filtering through to the UK.
3rd May 2019
Amazon agrees to change waste food ad after NPA complaint
Online retail giant Amazon has promised to change a high profile advert showing a boy feeding a pig with what looked like kitchen waste, after a complaint by the NPA.
2nd May 2019
Members Area alert - animal rights activity
Producers continue to be targeted by animal rights activists.
2nd May 2019
Producers 'angry and frustrated' at dismal prices offered by processors
British pig producers are furious at the ‘dismal’ prices currently being offered at a time when the global pork market is buoyant on the back of soaring Chinse demand.
1st May 2019
Pigs Tomorrow - places still available for industry conference
There is now just a fortnight to go until Pigs Tomorrow, the pig industry’s major conference of the year, and there are still some places available.
30th Apr 2019
20 Years of NPA - promoting Tidy Farms
29th Apr 2019
Could you benefit from a student placement on your farm?
The NPA receives a lot of inquiries from veterinary students courses seeking placements on pig farms.
27th Apr 2019
Be Careful What You Wish For
Although the SPP only put on a modest 0.36p to stand at 138.67p, the UK spot market was a much more exciting place to be.
26th Apr 2019
Good luck to the pig industry's London Marathon runners!
The NPA will be cheering on the brave runners from the pig industry taking on the London Marathon on Sunday.