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3rd Aug 2019

Prices

Shutting the Doors


Although the SPP continues its slow climb, it was good to see the German producer price take a significant step forward. 

2nd Aug 2019

Environment

Environment Agency clarifies farming rules for water


The Environment Agency has clarified the rules concerning the application of organic manures or manufactured fertilisers in preparation for autumn planting.

1st Aug 2019

Environment

Environment Agency confirms slurry cover deadline


The Environment Agency has confirmed that slurry stores and lagoons will need to be covered by February 2021, unless an appropriate alternative is in place.

31st Jul 2019

NPANews

Give us your feedback on the ASF posters!


We are delighted to see Defra has finally listended to our calls for a proper ASF awareness campaign at ports and airports. 

31st Jul 2019

HealthWelfare

NPA welcomes new Government ASF awareness campaign


The NPA has welcomed the launch of a new awareness campaign by the Government warning travellers at UK ports and airports warning of the dangers of ASF. 

30th Jul 2019

NPANews

Ed tells 5 Live listeners what a no deal Brexit would mean for bacon and sausages


The NPA’s Ed Barker has told Radio 5 Live listeners how the UK pork industry could be seriously damaged by a no deal exit at the end of October.

30th Jul 2019

NPANews

NPA outlines what industry has to offer to Mexican delegation


A Mexican pork industry delegation to the UK was impressed with it saw and keen to do business, according to the visit organisers.

29th Jul 2019

Prices

Cranswick announces acquisition and strong Q2 performance


Cranswick has announced the £43.5m acquisition of a Mediterranean food products business, as it continues to deliver 'encouraging' trading results.

29th Jul 2019

HealthWelfare

Welsh and Scottish meat bodies join RUMA


Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales (HCC) and Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) are the latest organisations to join RUMA.

27th Jul 2019

Prices

Let's Work Together


It’s a pity the pig trade has not been as hot as the weather and although the SPP moved up a touch, rising to 152.5p, European mainland prices have generally stayed at similar levels.

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