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5th May 2021


NPA joins forces with major food companies to warn Brazil over controversial land reforms

The NPA has joined forces with a group of around 40 major food companies in warning the Brazilian Government over controversial land reforms. 

5th May 2021


RSPCA Assured to return to 100% in-person assessments from May 17

All RSPCA Assured assessment will be in-person again from May 17, in line with the easing of Government COVID restrictions.

4th May 2021


NPA addresses inaccuracies in Times editorial

NPA chairman Rob Mutimer has written a letter to the Times to correct some glaring inaccuracies in a recent editorial. 

30th Apr 2021


Members' Area - animal rights activity

The latest post in the Members Area concerns an animal rights expose on a pig farm. 

29th Apr 2021


Cross-party Parliamentary Committee backs NPA on EU exports

EFRA has published its report into EU exports of meat and shellfish, supporting the written and oral evidence given by the NPA to the inquiry.

28th Apr 2021


Members Area alert - animal rights activity

The latest post in the Members' Area is an important reminder regarding the animal rights activity targeting the pig sector. 

28th Apr 2021


UK pork exports to the EU down 80% in February

The value of UK pork exports to the EU fell by 80% in February, compared with February 2020, as new Brexit rules and checks continued to stifle the trade.

28th Apr 2021


Forum latest - help with PhD survey and manure applications

The latests forum posts request help with a survey on a nutritional method to reduce stress in pigs and and express concern over the EA's position on manure application. 

27th Apr 2021


Pilgrim's Ashton plant on three-day week due to loss of China exports

Pilgrim's Ashton site has been forced to place around 100 employees from its abattoir section on a three-day week due to the suspension of China exports.

26th Apr 2021


Pig World podcast - hear Rob Mutimer talking pigs and NPA priorities

New NPA chairman Rob Mutimer is the main guest on Pig World's first ever podcast, Pigs Today, which is now available to download.