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23rd Oct 2020

NPANews

Lucy Neville-Rolfe to leave post as Red Tractor chair


Baroness Lucy Neville-Rolfe will leave her role as Red Tractor chair on November 12 at the end of her three-year term.

23rd Oct 2020

Brussels

Forum latest - 'Give the NPA elections a go' and Lucy Neville-Rolfe


In the latest post on the forum, a prominent member of the NPA Pig Industry Group, urges members to step up and help shape the industry.  

23rd Oct 2020

NPANews

Jane King to step down as CEO of AHDB


Jane King has announced she will step down next year as CEO of AHDB after six years in the role.

22nd Oct 2020

HealthWelfare

NPA welcomes further reduction in European antibiotic sales, ahead of new UK sector targets


The NPA has welcomed the latest figures showing a reduction in antibiotic sales for livestock in Europe.  

22nd Oct 2020

NPANews

RABI launches new community and counselling service


RABI has launched a new wellbeing community and counselling service initiative as part of it evolving strategy to reach more farming people.

22nd Oct 2020

Brussels

Important information on new import notification system


Defra has published mportant information about the new imports system that will be used to notify of consignments of animals and food products coming into Great Britain. 

21st Oct 2020

Westminster

House of Lords reinstates import standards controls to Agriculture Bill


Peers have reinserted powers to the Agriculture Bill intended to protect UK farmers and consumers from imports produced to standards not permitted in the UK. 

20th Oct 2020

HealthWelfare

Germany pursues regionalised approach to Asian export ASF bans


Germany's Agriculture Minister said she has received ‘cautious, positive signals’ over a resumption of exports to some Asian destinations. 

16th Oct 2020

Westminster

Prepare for a No Deal, says PM


Boris Johnson has urged the UK to 'get ready' for a No Deal Exit from the EU in two-and-a-half months from now. 

16th Oct 2020

Prices

Wish Me Luck as You Wave Me Goodbye


Another tough week ahead as far as pig trading is concerned and, although the latest German price stood on for another week quoted at 1.27 EUR.