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23rd Apr 2021

Brussels

Change to EU rules means trichinella testing no longer required


A change to EU rules, which came into force on April 21, means UK pork shipments to the EU will no longer have to be tested for trichinella. 

23rd Apr 2021

HealthWelfare

NPA welcomes Farm Vet Champions


The NPA has welconed a major collaborative project to empower UK farm animal vets to establish good antimicrobial stewardship in their practices and on farms.

22nd Apr 2021

NPANews

Members Area alert - animal rights activity


The latest post in the Members' Area sets out some importanty advice for producers regarding the activism targeting the farming industry. 

22nd Apr 2021

Prices

Pig price continues to rise, as throughput remains high


The SPP is continuing on its upward path, gaining another 1.35p last week to average 143.86p/kg.

21st Apr 2021

NPANews

Members Area - activist advice


The latest post in the Members' Area sets out some advice for producers regarding the activism targeting the farming industry. 

21st Apr 2021

Brussels

NPA welcomes MPs' calls for overhaul of Government public procurement policy


The NPA has welcomed a report by MPs that calls on the Government to do more to support small businesses and improve animal welfare in public procurement.

20th Apr 2021

NPANews

Confidential Reporting Service


The latest post in the Members' Area is a reminder about the Confential Reporting Service (CRS).

20th Apr 2021

NPANews

Second NPA Spring Regional meeting today - register your place now!


If you missed the first virtual NPA Spring Regional last week, you can register for the second one, which takes place tonight.

17th Apr 2021

Prices

Retailers displayed less British pork in March, despite calls to support the sector


The overall proportion of British pork on display in the retail sector fell in March, the latest AHDB Porkwatch survey shows.

16th Apr 2021

NPANews

UK pig herd at its highest level since 2004, Defra figures show


The UK pig herd has reached its highest level since level since 2004, according to the latest Defra figures.