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16th Apr 2021

Environment

Forum entry - views sought on environmental permitting webinar


The latest forum entry is from AHDB, which is seeking views from members on a webinar to answer some of your questions about environmental permitting.

15th Apr 2021

NPANews

Forum latest - a partner to use a brewer's co-products


The latest forum entry is from a brewer looking for pig producers to take its spent grains/hops and brewer's yeast available as animal feed.

14th Apr 2021

Brussels

Inability to trade live animals with EU damaging pig sector, Rebecca tells Farming Today


The NPA’s Rebecca Veale has told BBC Farming Today how the inability to trade live animals with the EU is damaging the UK pig sector.

14th Apr 2021

Brussels

February meat exports to the EU 42% down on 2020 levels


Trade figures published on Tuesday show that UK exports to the EU have recovered from the slump in January, but volumes remain well below 2020 levels.

13th Apr 2021

Prices

Pig farm incomes plummet on the back of rising costs and falling prices, Defra forecasts show


Pig farm incomes in England are estimated to have plummeted over the past 12 months, on the back of falling prices, rising costs and general COVID disruption.

13th Apr 2021

NPANews

Send us or post your 'Put British Pork on Your Fork' banner pictures!


The ‘Put British Pork on Your Fork’ banner pictures have started coming in – and we want everyone who has received a banner to send  or post a picture.

13th Apr 2021

HealthWelfare

Webinar on Wednesday to discuss management of hyperprolific sows


BSAS is bringing together experts from around the world for a webinar on Wednesday to discuss ways to improve the management of hyperprolific sows. 

9th Apr 2021

Environment

Defra looking for more pig producers for sustainable farming scheme as deadline looms


Defra is looking for more pig producers to access Government funding through the Sustainable Farming Incentive pilot scheme.

8th Apr 2021

NPANews

AHDB Pork ballot likely 'within two to three years'


A summary of some of the topics discussed at the new Pig Industry Group's first meeting. 

8th Apr 2021

Prices

Another big increase in SPP as supplies tighten and demand remains strong


The SPP continues its encouraging upward movement, gaining another 1.18p in the week ending April 3 to average 141.74p/kg.