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5th Sep 2018

HealthWelfare

Victory for pig industry as 'misleading' Viva! advert banned


The Advertising Standards Authority has banned a ‘misleading’ cinema advert from vegan campaign group Viva! that claimed 90% of pigs are factory farmed.

3rd Sep 2018

HealthWelfare

ASF risk levels raised following Romania outbreaks


The risk of products contaminated with the African swine virus (ASF) entering the UK has been raised from 'low' to 'medium'.

3rd Sep 2018

NPANews

See the trailer for the new Red Tractor TV advertising campaign


Red Tractor has given the first glimpse into what its major new advertising campaign will look like. 

3rd Sep 2018

HealthWelfare

China imposes transport restrictions after sixth ASF outbreak confirmed


China has imposed new transport restrictions after the authorities confirmed a sixth case of African swine fever (ASF).

31st Aug 2018

Brussels

No bacon butty crisis, but weather could hit costs


The NPA has allayed fears of a ‘bacon butty crisis’, but has stressed that the cost of producing pigs will be hit by the summer drought.

31st Aug 2018

Prices

A change is gonna come


The pig market has remained in 'stand on' mode this week although the SPP is down by 0.39p to 148.71p.

31st Aug 2018

Brussels

Forum entry - call to arms


The latest forum entry is a 'call to arms' for 'all young (or youngish!)' people from a well-known NPA figure. 

31st Aug 2018

NPANews

NPA members urged to give their views on future of AHDB


Defra is seeking views on AHDB as part of a review that will consider the levy body’s role after we leave the EU.

31st Aug 2018

NPANews

Last day to get David Black nominations in


The deadline for making nominations for the 2018 David Black Award is today.

29th Aug 2018

NPANews

Nominate your AIG Member of the Year


NPA members are invited to nominate their favourite Allied Industry Group member for the National Pig Awards shortlist. 

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