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23rd Feb 2018

HealthWelfare

Cranswick retains top tier welfare ranking


Cranswick has retained its top tier ranking in the sixth annual Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare.

21st Feb 2018

NPANews

NPA welcomes election of Minette Batters as NFU president


Wiltshire farmer Minette Batters has been elected as the first female president of the NFU.

21st Feb 2018

Westminster

What did we learn from Michael Gove at the NFU conference?


Michael Gove made some headlines with his speech at the NFU conference. But what did we learn from a pig perspective about future policy? 

21st Feb 2018

NPANews

Five reasons to vote in the NPA elections!


5 reasonsThe polls close on Friday, meaning you now have just three days to vote in the NPA elections...

21st Feb 2018

NPANews

Forum post - exercise your democratic right and VOTE NOW!


"Exercise your democratic right, support your association and VOTE NOW!"

20th Feb 2018

NPANews

Lister challenges Labour over 'mega farm' claims


NPA chairman Richard Lister has challenged Shadow Farming Minister David Drew to justify Labour's opposition to so-called 'mega farms'. 

20th Feb 2018

NPANews

Welcome back Lizzie!


NPA policy services manager Lizzie Wilson returns to work today, following maternity leave.

20th Feb 2018

Westminster

Farmers to be paid for higher welfare livestock production - Gove


Michael Gove will outline plans today to use funding under a future domestic agricultural policy to incentivise higher welfare standards on farms.

19th Feb 2018

Prices

Higher supplies forecast, but positive signs on demand at home and abroad


Increasing supplies of pigmeat at home and abroad are likely to ensure prices in 2018 remain below the highs of last year.

18th Feb 2018

Brussels

NPA welcomes 'positive' EFRA Brexit trade report


The NPA has welcomed a report from MPs that calls for the Government to ensure post-Brexit trade agreements do not compromise UK food production standards.

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