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21st Dec 2020

Brussels

Bans on UK freight will affect pig sector


Bans imposed by a number of countries on UK travel and freight will affect both UK pork exports and EU pork imports. 

21st Dec 2020

NPANews

NPA pigs in blankets blind taste test - the winners revealed!


Aldi was adjudged to have come up with the tastiest pigs in blankets, in the 2020 NPA blind taste test.

18th Dec 2020

NPANews

NPA Election 2021: Another producer nomination from the North


The NPA election nominations are coming in quickly now - the latest is a second candidate from the Northern region. 

18th Dec 2020

NPANews

New producer attestation needed to allow export of pork to continue to the EU


NPA chief executive Zoe Davies provides an important update on one aspect of the UK being treated as a third country by the EU from January 1. 

18th Dec 2020

HealthWelfare

Former Groceries Code Adjudicator appointed as Red Tractor chair


Former Groceries Code Adjudicator (GCA) Christine Tacon has been appointed as chair of Assured Food Standards, which operates Red Tractor.

17th Dec 2020

NPANews

AHDB to launch New Year 'Eat Balanced' consumer campaign


AHDB is launching a £1.5 million New Year TV-led advertising campaign encouraging consumers to ‘Eat Balanced’. 

17th Dec 2020

NPANews

NPA Election 2021: The first pharmaceutical nomination is in!


We have received the first nomination from the pharmaceutical sector, taking the total number of allied industry candidates so far to eight. 

16th Dec 2020

NPANews

FSA revises shelf-life guidance for meat products


In amongst all the current uncertainty hanging over the industry, we are pleased to be able to report a piece of good news. 

15th Dec 2020

HealthWelfare

A letter to your MP to support meat industry calls for COVID vaccination priority


We have sent template letters to MPs to all producer members backing calls for workers at meat processing plants to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at the earliest opportunity.

15th Dec 2020

NPANews

Successful Countryside Productivity grant applicants urged to confirm purchases


Farmers who successfully applied for Countryside Productivity grants are being urged to confirm the items they wish to order by January 18.