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19th Apr 2019

NPANews

China Crisis


As those of us of a certain age know, one has to pause for breath occasionally on the rush upstairs to the bedroom. 

18th Apr 2019

Prices

Pig prices back on the rise


After two consecutive weeks of decline, the EU-spec SPP gained more than half a penny last week.

17th Apr 2019

NPANews

Red meat cancer study - industry responds


Industry experts have attempted to put the latest study linking consumption of red and processed meat with a higher risk of bowel cancer into context. 

17th Apr 2019

NPANews

NPA announces new senior policy advisor


The NPA is delighted to announce that Rebecca Veale will be joining the association as our new senior policy advisor next month.

17th Apr 2019

Prices

Global pork production to fall by 4% on the back of China ASF woes


Lower productivity in China will result in a 4% reduction in global pork production in 2019, according to the USDA.

17th Apr 2019

Prices

NPA welcomes improved Porkwatch survey findings


A welcome increase has been recorded in the proportion of British pork products on display in the major UK retailers.

16th Apr 2019

HealthWelfare

NPA issues formal complaint over Amazon swill feeding ad


The NPA has submitted a formal complaint about an Amazon advert showing a pet pig being fed kitchen scraps.

16th Apr 2019

Prices

Fresh and frozen pork defy downward meat trend - but bacon volumes continue to fall


Fresh and frozen pork sales increased by 1% in the 12 weeks ending March, defying the otherwise downward trend for meat sales. 

15th Apr 2019

NPANews

South West Spring regional reminder


The South West Spring Regional meeting takes place at Exeter racecourse on Wednesday evening. 

15th Apr 2019

HealthWelfare

TRACES system to continue as a result of Brexit extension


The decision to delay Brexit for up to six months means the TRACES system will continue to be used for import notifications, Defra has confirmed.

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