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15th Oct 2019

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Tulip sale confirmed


Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation has announced the completion of the its acquisition of Tulip Ltd from Danish Crown.

15th Oct 2019

NPANews

No deal Brexit - contact your MP!


The NPA has thanked members to who have already contacted their MPs to explain how a Brexit no deal could cause long-term damage to the production of pork in the UK.

15th Oct 2019

NPANews

South Central Autumn Regional today!


The next NPA Autumn Regional meetings takes place in Newbury on Tuesday - and, with so much going on, it will be a meeting not to miss!

15th Oct 2019

NPANews

New pork training initiative to improve meat skills


A new online training programme has been launched for the pork sector to help improve meat skills and increase knowledge of cuts in the supply chain.

14th Oct 2019

Prices

Brechin site granted China export approval


Around 50 tonnes of pork will be shipped to China each week from QPL's Brechin site, after the plant was granted Chinese export approval.

14th Oct 2019

NPANews

Forum latest - 'safety must be paramount'


NPA chairman Richard Lister has posted a poignant entry on the forum in response to Ian Broumpon's post about the welfare of stockpeople. 

11th Oct 2019

HealthWelfare

Swine Dysentery confirmed in Norfolk


Another case of Swine Dysentery has been confirmed on a pig farm in Norfolk.

11th Oct 2019

HealthWelfare

Pig farmers wanted for biosecurity research


PhD student Cennydd Jones, from Aberystwyth University, is looking for pig farmers to take part in important research on biosecurity. 

11th Oct 2019

NPANews

Forum latest - Brexit impact and Welfare Code omission


The two latest entries on the forum cover the threat of a Brexit no deal and the Welfare Code, and what was missing from it.  

10th Oct 2019

NPANews

300 Red Tractor pig members to transferred to new certification body


Around 300 Red Tractor members will be transferred to a new certification body after SAI Global gave notice to stop operating the pigs scheme.

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