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8th Jul 2021

Prices

Pig price up again, but 'headwinds starting to develop'


GB pig prices increased by 1.39p last week, as the EU-spec SPP reached 158.96p/kg, with all but the heaviest pricing band showing increases.

8th Jul 2021

Brussels

Last chance to nominate your NPA Chris Brant Award candidate!


You have got less than two days to get your nomination in this year's NPA Chris Brant Award!

7th Jul 2021

Brussels

NPA briefing highlights imbalance of new UK-EU trading arrangements


The NPA has published a briefing on the the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA), which highlights some of the issues it raises for the UK pork sector. 

7th Jul 2021

NPANews

Pig Industry Scholarship offers great opportunities for attracting new talent to the sector


At a time when the need to attract fresh industry talent has never been greater, the Pig Industry Scholarship is seeking businesses who could benefit from taking part. 

6th Jul 2021

HealthWelfare

2027 deadline for banning crates unrealistic says NPA


2027 is a completely unrealistic deadline to ban farrowing crates by at EU or UK level, according to NPA chief executive Zoe Davies.

6th Jul 2021

NPANews

Changes to Right to Work checks


From the start of this month, the process for completing right-to-work checks on EU, EEA, and Swiss citizens changed.

5th Jul 2021

NPANews

Are staff shortages affecting your business? Please fill in members' survey


Members are being urged to fill a short survey to gather information that we can pass to Government on labour shortages. 

2nd Jul 2021

NPANews

Welcome to two new Allied Industry members!


We are delighted to welcome two new Allied Industry Members to the NPA - Farm Farmers and Accles & Shelvoke.

1st Jul 2021

HealthWelfare

Defra confirms funding for yearly vet visits under new agricultural policy


Defra has confirmed it will fund a yearly vet visit for eligible farms through the Annual Health and Welfare review.

1st Jul 2021

HealthWelfare

NPA response to European legislative promise on farrowing crates


The NPA has issued its response to the European Commission's announcement on legislation to outlaw cages in farming.