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22nd Mar 2019

HealthWelfare

Swine Dysentery outbreaks - NPA reiterates biosecurity requirements


The NPA has highlighted the need for producers to adhere to the strictest biosecurity controls after four Swine Dysentery outbreaks were confirmed in a single day. 

22nd Mar 2019

Brussels

Brexit delay - NPA comment


We will not be leaving the EU on March 29, but Brexit day could come as soon as April 12, after EU leaders partially accepted the UK's request for a delay. 

22nd Mar 2019

NPANews

Plummeting pig farmer - Cameron Naughton's skydive for baby Jack


Wiltshire pig farmer and popular Pig World columnist Cameron Naughton will be doing a sponsored skydive on Saturday. 

21st Mar 2019

NPANews

Hot summer takes its toll on herd performance


The hot summer of 2018 appears to have taken its toll on UK pig herd performance, according to the latest physical performance data from Agrosoft.

21st Mar 2019

Prices

Pig price up again despite poor demand


There are more tentative signs of a recovery in the pig market as the SPP recorded a second consecutive small increase last week.

20th Mar 2019

Brussels

NPA backs farming unions' calls for tariff review


The NPA is backing the UK farming unions in calling on the Government to revise its recent announcement on the UK’s no deal import tariff regime.

19th Mar 2019

Brussels

Government launches no deal live import notification system


The Government has launched a new ‘no deal’ notification system for businesses that import live animals from outside the EU.

18th Mar 2019

Brussels

NPA publishes briefing on 'no deal' Brexit tariff regime


As the prospect of the UK leaving the EU without a deal refuses to go away, the NPA has published a detailed document on UK pork tariffs in this scenario. 

18th Mar 2019

NPANews

New farm security briefings in Members' Area


Members are urged to take a look at the latest post in the Members' Area which includes information to help producers improve farm security. 

18th Mar 2019

Prices

UK pork exports surge at start of 2019


The start of 2019 has seen a welcome surge in UK pig meat exports, fuelled by more than £16 million in shipments to non-EU destinations in January alone.

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