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2nd May 2017


NPA welcomes Co-op switch to 100% British bacon

The NPA has welcome the move by Co-op to switch to 100% British bacon from the start of May. 

2nd May 2017


NFU lays out its election priorities

The NFU has set out five key policy challenges for prospective parliamentary candidates to adopt to Back British Farming ahead of the General Election.

2nd May 2017


Elanco launches new PWD vaccine

Elanco Animal Health has launched a new vaccine in the UK and Ireland that it describes as a ‘major breakthrough’ in the fight against PWD.

30th Apr 2017


Looking to export? Workshop to be held in Birmingham this week

A workshop providing guidance for companies looking to move into export markets will be held in Birmingham this week.

28th Apr 2017


Up, up and away - Peter Crichton commentary

The SPP has continued on its remarkable 13 month rally, which has seen it climb from the depths of 112p in March 2016 to 156.16p.

27th Apr 2017


MPs warn of labour crisis unless urgent action is taken  

A committee of MPs has warned current labour shortages across the agricultural sector could become a crisis unless urgent measures are taken.

26th Apr 2017


Forum update - have you removed zinc from your rations?

AHDB Pork wants to hear from producers who have successfully removed Zinc Oxide from their rations.

25th Apr 2017


Asda and Tesco lead retail trend towards more bacon imports

Asda and Tesco have significantly increased the volume of imported bacon on their shelves as overall volumes of British bacon on retail shelves fall back year-on-year.

24th Apr 2017


Tuesday's South West spring regional to continue antibiotic focus

The final NPA spring regional meeting, which takes place in Exeter on Tuesday night, will continue the focus on antiobiotics. 

24th Apr 2017


Farmers' views sought in survey on planning process

Farmers' views are being sought as the NFU carries out a survey on the planning application process in England.