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13th Mar 2020

NPANews

Members Area alert - animal rights activity


An update has been posted in the Members' Area on the animal rights activity targeting the pig sector. 

13th Mar 2020

Prices

I Guess I'll Have to Change My Plan(s)


The latest SPP has moved up a shade and is now quoted at 163.05p but the German price has already taken a tumble.

12th Mar 2020

Brussels

Urgent action required as farrowing crate debate returns to Commons


A debate on ending ‘the cage age’, which was postponed in the autumn, is now due to take place in the House of Commons on March 16.

12th Mar 2020

Brussels

EFRA ups the ante over import standards


MPs on the Environment, Food and Rural Affair (EFRA) Committee have stepped up the pressure on the Government over import standards.

12th Mar 2020

Brussels

NPA calls on Government to maintain EU pork tariffs in future trade deals


The NPA has stressed the importance of maintaining current EU tariffs on non-EU pork imports after the current Brexit transition period ends.

11th Mar 2020

Prices

Red diesel relief and other key points from the 2020 Budget


There was a sense of relief across the farming community, after Rishi Sunak announced he would not be scrapping the red diesel duty relief for agriculture.

11th Mar 2020

HealthWelfare

Coronavirus - the key advice from Government that all members should read


Coronavirus is currently on everybody’s mind and it is important that members familiarise themselves with the current advice from Government.

11th Mar 2020

Brussels

NPA members urged to back NFU petition on food import standards


NPA members are urged to back an NFU petition urging the Government to commit in law to protecting UK food standards in future trade deals.  

11th Mar 2020

NPANews

Dates for your diary - NPA Spring Regionals


The NPA Spring Regional meetings are set to get underway at the end of this month, with the usual array of highly topical issues to discuss.

11th Mar 2020

NPANews

New chair of AHDB unveiled 


Defra has appointed Nicholas Saphir, who has played a major role in building the organic dairy co-operative OMSCo, as the new chair of AHDB.

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