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18th Jan 2018


Producers urged to prepare for HSE inspections

Pig producers are urged to ensure they are prepared for potential Health & Safety Executive inspections. 

17th Jan 2018


NPA slogan competition winner revealed

We have a winner! The NPA’s spring banner competition attracted more than 200 entries, largely via the Great British Pork Facebook page.

17th Jan 2018


EU pig price decline putting pressure on UK market

Falling EU pig prices are continuing to put pressure on the UK market, with the differential currently standing at around 25p/kg.

16th Jan 2018


AHDB announces restructure to get 'fit for the future'

AHDB is to restructure its exports, trade and consumer marketing teams to ensure it is ‘fit for the future’.

15th Jan 2018


Strategic Farm meeting tonight in Wetherby

The fourth open meeting with AHDB Pork Strategic Farmer, David Goodier takes place this  evening in Wetherby.

13th Jan 2018


Down Down

Another difficult day for sellers with very little to smile about, including the miserable January weather.

12th Jan 2018


Ed's Brexit round-up

NPA senior policy Ed Barker rounds up the latest Brexit developments, including Michael Gove's landmark Oxford speech. 

12th Jan 2018


Last chance to get your banner suggestions in

Today is the last chance to get your suggestions in for the NPA's banner competition - and give yourself a chance of winning a hamper. 

12th Jan 2018


Forum posts - TB compensation and Red Tractor rules

There has been a flurry of forum posts over the past week, the latest of which responds to news of new TB compensation rates. 

11th Jan 2018


New TB compensation rates for pigs come into force

Pig producers will receive £250 for sows or gilts slaughtered as TB reactors, after the NPA insisted the meagre payments initially proposed were too low.