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12th May 2017

NPANews

Members' help needed to provide evidence on local labour difficulties


We need help from members to show the Government how dependent we are on migrant labour and how difficult it can be to recruit local staff.

12th May 2017

HealthWelfare

BVA launches 7-point antibiotic plan poster


The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has launched a new poster outlining a 7-point plan for responsible use of antibiotics by veterinary practices.

11th May 2017

Westminster

ForFarmers first quarter UK feed sales down but overall profits up


ForFarmers sold less feed in the UK in the first quarter of 2017, which it blamed on challenging market conditions, including the effect uncertainty over Brexit on investment decisions.

11th May 2017

Westminster

The leaked Labour manifesto - what it has in store for farming


A Labour Government would scrap the badger cull, ban neonicotinoids and use reconfigured funding streams to promote ‘cruelty free animal husbandry’. 

10th May 2017

NPANews

Cobthorn Trust announces death of livestock conservationist Andrew Sheppy


The Cobthorn Trust has announced the death of Andrew Sheppy, one of the country’s leading livestock breed conservationists.

10th May 2017

NPANews

Article outlines concerns over prospect of a post-Brexit 'cheap food agenda'


In an article published by the Guardian, farmer Edward Barker has articulated the concerns of many in the industry over the prospect of a ‘cheap food agenda'.

10th May 2017

NPANews

Georgina's blog: The phenomenal growth of agriculture in Brazil


The NPA's Georgina Crayford blogs from her Nuffield Scholarship travels on the phenomenal growth of agriculture in Brazil. 

9th May 2017

Prices

AHDB Pork reveals more details of autumn marketing campaign


AHDB Pork has released more details of the autumn marketing campaign that will aim to build on the success of the Pulled Pork campaign. 

9th May 2017

Prices

AHDB makes new appointment to spearhead export drive


AHDB has appointed Phil Hadley to the new post of international market development director in a bid to reinforce its export drive.

8th May 2017

NPANews

Animal Save update


We have some updates on the Animal Save movement in the Members Area.