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26th Mar 2019

Brussels

The pig farmer has landed - in pictures


Wiltshire pig farmer Cameron Naughton has successfully completed his charity skydive, raising more than £3,000 so far.

25th Mar 2019

NPANews

Farmers Weekly Awards open for entries


The Farmers Weekly Awards nominations are open and the organisers are looking out for the best pig farmers in the country to showcase their achievements

22nd Mar 2019

Brussels

Ed's Brexit round-up - on hold


For a week that had a lot of significant things going on – not much really has happened in the grand scheme of things.

22nd Mar 2019

HealthWelfare

Fourth case of Swine Dysentery confirmed in one day


A fourth case of Swine Dysentery have been confirmed today on a pig farms in North Yorkshire. 

22nd Mar 2019

HealthWelfare

Swine Dysentery outbreaks - NPA reiterates biosecurity requirements


The NPA has highlighted the need for producers to adhere to the strictest biosecurity controls after four Swine Dysentery outbreaks were confirmed in a single day. 

22nd Mar 2019

Brussels

Brexit delay - NPA comment


We will not be leaving the EU on March 29, but Brexit day could come as soon as April 12, after EU leaders partially accepted the UK's request for a delay. 

22nd Mar 2019

NPANews

Plummeting pig farmer - Cameron Naughton's skydive for baby Jack


Wiltshire pig farmer and popular Pig World columnist Cameron Naughton will be doing a sponsored skydive on Saturday. 

21st Mar 2019

NPANews

Hot summer takes its toll on herd performance


The hot summer of 2018 appears to have taken its toll on UK pig herd performance, according to the latest physical performance data from Agrosoft.

21st Mar 2019

Prices

Pig price up again despite poor demand


There are more tentative signs of a recovery in the pig market as the SPP recorded a second consecutive small increase last week.

20th Mar 2019

Brussels

NPA backs farming unions' calls for tariff review


The NPA is backing the UK farming unions in calling on the Government to revise its recent announcement on the UK’s no deal import tariff regime.