National Pig Association - The voice of the British pig industry

Pig World logo

Home > News

News

8th Jan 2018

NPANews

Two more AIG candidates confirmed


There are now 16 candidates for the Allied Industry Group (AIG) after two more nominations were confirmed on deadline day. 

8th Jan 2018

NPANews

Important revisions to Red Tractor standards


Some important revisions and clarifications have been made to the Red Tractor Pig Farm standards.

8th Jan 2018

NPANews

Another candidate steps forward as deadline day arrives


With the nominations deadline now just hours away, a 27th candidate has put themselves forward for the NPA elections. 

5th Jan 2018

NPANews

Butcher charged over selling mislabelled meat


A butcher appeared in court before Christmas charged with placing fake adverts in local papers and selling mislabelled meat.

5th Jan 2018

NPANews

Important members' area post


A new post has been added in the members' area regarding the recent negative publicity around the pig industry. 

5th Jan 2018

Prices

Happy Birthday


A distinct chill in the air as far as pig prices are concerned with the SPP easing back another 0.62p to stand at 149.78p/kg.

5th Jan 2018

NPANews

New forum entries - Brexit 'no deal' and RT drinker rules


Two new entries have been posted onto the NPA forums. 

5th Jan 2018

NPANews

Two more election candidates confirmed - it's 13-all


There are now 13 candidates for both the PG and AIG elections, after two more nominations were confirmed.

4th Jan 2018

Westminster

NPA welcomes Gove speech but key will be in delivery


The NPA has welcome a speech by Michael Gove during which he confirmed farm spending would be focused on public goods in the future.

4th Jan 2018

Prices

Wholesaler apologises after pork mislabelling exposed


A leading wholesaler has apologised to a Suffolk farmer’s wife after she exposed a clear case of misleading labelling.

Campaigns