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31st May 2017


Changes to Red Tractor standards - what you need to know

Red Tractor is reminding pig producers of changes to the pork scheme standards coming into force in October.

30th May 2017


Danes launch new pork welfare labelling scheme

A new Government-backed welfare label based on a three-tier labelling scheme is being launched in Denmark at the end of May.

29th May 2017


British pork showcased in China

British pork was on prominent display as more than 80,000 visitors from around the world visited China’s largest food trade exhibition, SIAL.

27th May 2017


Nominations for the David Black Award are open

Who is going to be the next winner of what is considered to be the pig industry's most prestigious award?

26th May 2017


What Short Week? 

Pig prices are continuing on their upward track, with the SPP putting on a further 0.76p to stand at 159.21p. 

25th May 2017


Co-op extends British sourcing pledge to frozen range

The Co-operative has pledged to source all its own-label meat, including frozen and processed products from British farmers from 2018.

24th May 2017


Cranswick results show significant revenue growth

Cranswick posted a significant growth in revenue in the last financial year, following its acquisition of Dunbia Ballymena.

23rd May 2017


FSA issues advice to consumers following hepatitis E reports

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has issued advice to consumers about cooking pork, following the recent media reports about hepatitis E.

23rd May 2017


Danes give Chileans a helping hand in global pork marketplace

The Chilean pork sector has made a significant further move into the global marketplace, from the Danes.

23rd May 2017


Forum update - contact your Parliamentary candidate

NPA vice chairman Richard Longthorp has posted an entry on the forum urging members to get in touch with their Parliamentary candidates.