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20th Jul 2018


Opportunity to promote British pork in China

A fantastic opportunity to promote British food in China has arisen.

19th Jul 2018


NPA highlights Brexit trade stance to Lib Dems

The NPA has highlighted its stance on post-Brexit trade policy to the Liberal Democrats.

19th Jul 2018


New post in members area

There is an update concerning an animal rights campain incident in the members' area. 

18th Jul 2018


New training programme to promote responsible use of antibiotics

A new training programme has been launched to support the responsible use of animal medicines on farms. 

17th Jul 2018


Highest recorded PRRS diagnosis in first quarter

The first quarter of 2018 saw the highest ever recorded diagnostic rate of PRRS, according to the latest GB Emerging Threats Quarterly Report. 

16th Jul 2018


Farm Safety Week focuses on child safety

Farm Safety Week 2018 is under way, with the spotlight on child safety.   

16th Jul 2018


AIG hears how poultry sector benefits from proactive communications

The British chicken sector is benefiting from a proactive approach to communications, the NPA’s Allied Industry Group heard at its latest meeting.

16th Jul 2018


The pig sector can lead the way in delivering public goods

NPA senior policy advisor Ed Barker outlines why the pig sector, with the right support, can lead the way in delivering public goods.

16th Jul 2018


Welcome to new Allied Industry member

We are delighted to welcome a new allied industry member to the NPA. 

15th Jul 2018


There are bad times just around the corner?

A combination of indifferent demand, rising feed prices and increasing global pig meat supplies has cast something of a cloud over the pig meat horizon.