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6th Mar 2019

Westminster

NPA welcomes Robert Goodwill to Defra


The NPA has welcomed Yorkshire MP and farmer Robert Goodwill to Defra, after he was unveiled as the new Agriculture Minister.

5th Mar 2019

NPANews

"I was really, really frightened. I was scared and I was incredibly intimidated"


A member of the farming family invaded by around 200 vegan protestors has spoken of her shock and fear as the incident happened and the impact it had on her animals.

4th Mar 2019

NPANews

NPA seeking guidance on mass farm protest action


The NPA will be speaking to the police and seeking legal advice after 200 protestors descended on a Lincolnshire pig farm over the weekend.

1st Mar 2019

NPANews

A big thank you from the NPA to Nigel Penlington


The NPA has thanked Nigel Penlington for the huge contribution he has made to the pig industry over the past 14 years. 

1st Mar 2019

NPANews

NPA 'thoroughly disappointed' to learn continental ingredients have been used for 'Great British' brand


NPA chief executive Zoe Davies said she was 'thoroughly disappointed' to learn that a 'Great British' pork brand has been using continental ingredients.  

1st Mar 2019

NPANews

Ed's Brexit round-up - new Agriculture Minister wanted!


Now that we are less than 30 days behind the date to leave the EU – an outbreak of shock this week as we seemed to have some kind of clearer picture ahead!

1st Mar 2019

NPANews

Pig farm margins virtually wiped out in 2018/19


Pig farm incomes are forecast to plummet in 2018/19, as rising feed costs and lower prices virtually wipe out margins.

28th Feb 2019

NPANews

Catch up with the AHDB Brexit webinar


If you missed AHDB's no deal Brexit webinar on Wednesday, you can now catch up with it.  

28th Feb 2019

Westminster

Eustice quits in Brexit protest


Farming Minister George Eustice has resigned in protest at the decision by Prime Minister Theresa May to allow MPs a vote on delaying Brexit if her deal is rejected.

28th Feb 2019

NPANews

Red Tractor's 'world-leading' standards highlighted in study


Red Tractor is the highest performing scheme of its type in the world, according to a new independent, international benchmarking study.

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