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30th Apr 2019

NPANews

20 Years of NPA - promoting Tidy Farms


NPA 20th logoIn the latest in our series looking back at 20 Years of the NPA, we go back to April 2016 and the launch of the Tidy Units Campaign.

29th Apr 2019

NPANews

Could you benefit from a student placement on your farm?


The NPA receives a lot of inquiries from veterinary students courses seeking placements on pig farms.

27th Apr 2019

Prices

Be Careful What You Wish For


Although the SPP only put on a modest 0.36p to stand at 138.67p, the UK spot market was a much more exciting place to be.

26th Apr 2019

NPANews

Good luck to the pig industry's London Marathon runners!


The NPA will be cheering on the brave runners from the pig industry taking on the London Marathon on Sunday. 

26th Apr 2019

NPANews

Forum entry - now to get the price moving


The latest forum post responds to Tuesday's Jeremy Vine discussion on ASF and makes a plea for higher prices. 

25th Apr 2019

Brussels

Why aren't UK pig prices rising faster? NPA seeking answers


UK pig prices are rising far too slowly for the NPA, as recent tiny increases are coming nowhere near the China-driven hikes being experienced elsewhere. 

25th Apr 2019

HealthWelfare

Aujeszky's disease confirmed in France


Aujeszky’s disease has been confirmed in pigs in southern France, with wild boar believed to be the source of the outbreak.  

25th Apr 2019

NPANews

CMA blocks Sainsbury's-Asda merger


The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has blocked the proposed merger between Sainsbury's and Asda. 

24th Apr 2019

NPANews

NPA expresses concern over changes to bird control licences


The NPA has expressed concern at the revoking of three general licences for controlling certain wild birds.

23rd Apr 2019

HealthWelfare

NPA chair highlights waste food message as Jeremy Vine focuses on African swine fever


NPA chairman Richard Lister rammed home the message about not feeding waste to pigs as the Jeremy Vine Show focused ASF today.

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