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12th Jan 2018

NPANews

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

HealthWelfare

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. 

11th Jan 2018

NPANews

AHDB highlights nutritional benefits of pork


AHDB has produced a series of nutritional guides containing guidance on exactly what health claims can be made about beef, lamb and pork.

10th Jan 2018

HealthWelfare

APHA issues health warnings over straw shortages


APHA has warned that shortages of straw could result in health problems on pig farms unless alternatives are found. 

10th Jan 2018

NPANews

Red Tractor rule changes - more comment on the forum


We have received another post from a producer questioning the wisdom of the latest Red Tractor rule revisions. 

9th Jan 2018

Brussels

Tesco stocking more British pork, Porkwatch survey shows


Tesco was the big mover as the latest AHDB Porkwatch survey showed the big retailers stocked more British pork towards the end of last year.

9th Jan 2018

NPANews

NPA hails 'Our heroes'


NPA’s bespoke election website voteNPA.co.uk lauds them as 'Our industry heroes'.

9th Jan 2018

NPANews

Impressive field confirmed as NPA election nominations close


An impressive total of 31 excellent candidates will contest the NPA elections, as the window for nominations closed yesterday. 

9th Jan 2018

NPANews

AHDB seeking four new Strategic Farm hosts


AHDB Pork is looking for four new producers to become new Strategic Farm hosts in 2018.

8th Jan 2018

NPANews

Producer Group field rises to 15 as more nominations confirmed


There will be at least 15 candidates competing for the 12 places on Producer Group, after two more nominations were confirmed. 

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