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8th Aug 2019

Brussels

We are at the mercy of being undercut, Ed tells Huff Post


The NPA's NPA Ed Barker is quoted in the Huffington Post today explaining why the pig sector is concerned about the prospect of a Brexit no deal. 

8th Aug 2019

NPANews

Help LIPs keep Rosie rolling


Ladies in Pigs are seeking sponsorship to enable them to continue using their mobile kitchen, Rosie, to promote Red Tractor pork. 

8th Aug 2019

NPANews

Get involved in #Farm24


If you are involved in the pig industry and you are on social media, today is the day to get involved in #Farm24.

7th Aug 2019

NPANews

Members Area alert - new post on animal rights activity


We have posted a further update in the Members' Area on the vegan animal rights activism targeting the pig sector. 

7th Aug 2019

HealthWelfare

ASF awareness campaign prominent at Heathrow


The campaign to warn travellers about the risks of bringing African swine fever into the country is being put into action. 

6th Aug 2019

NPANews

Members Area alert - two new posts on animal rights activity


We have two further updates in the Members' Area on the vegan animal rights activism targeting the pig sector. 

5th Aug 2019

NPANews

How contract rearers can apply for Countryside Productivity grants


Exisiting farm businesses that rear pigs under contract are eligible for grants under the Countryside Productivity Scheme. 

5th Aug 2019

Brussels

130,000 pigs culled as ASF wreaks havoc in Bulgaria


Around 130,000 have killed on large commercial farms in Bulgaria over the past few weeks, amid a worrying escalation of cases in domestic pigs in Eastern Europe.

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.

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