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4th Jun 2018

Prices

Half a million new shoppers attracted by AHDB pork campaign


Almost half a million more shoppers bought fresh pork during the two phases of AHDB Pork’s £3 million midweek meals campaign.

1st Jun 2018

Prices

Like A Straw In The Wind


Another fairly positive day for pig sellers and although there were no significant price rises, numbers remain fairly tight and no pigs were rolled.

1st Jun 2018

NPANews

Ed's Brexit round-up


A VAT lot of good, this Brexit business.

31st May 2018

Brussels

We will not water down animal welfare standards - Eustice


The Government will not water down food safety and animal welfare standards in the pursuit of trade deals after Brexit, according to Defra minister George Eustice.

31st May 2018

NPANews

It's time to make your nomination for the British pig industry's most coveted award


It’s time to chose this year’s Chris Brant Award winner. Nominations open tomorrow, Friday June 1.

30th May 2018

NPANews

Forum entry - an idea to tackle the wild boar problem


"Last I heard the view was that if exotic disease ever got into the wild boar population then we would struggle to be classed as free from that disease ever again."

30th May 2018

NPANews

NPA launches Pig Unit Security Pack


The NPA has launched a new Pig Unit Security Pack intended to help ensure pigs are looked after in the best possible way and advise members on keeping their units secure.

29th May 2018

HealthWelfare

Pig producers urged to assess risk factors before trialling undocked pigs


Pig producers have been urged not to rush into trialling batches of undocked pigs in response to pressure from Brussels to address the issue of tail docking.

28th May 2018

NPANews

UK food and farming sector sets out Brexit objectives


The NPA has joined more than other 100 organisations from across the UK's food supply chain in a joint manifesto setting out the key principles to ensure Brexit champions food producers. 

26th May 2018

Prices

I'm backing Britain


A positive day for sellers with the SPP moving up by 0.73p to 147.94p, the influential German producer price has also nudged up by 2 cents

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