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18th Sep 2018

NPANews

Congratulations to Katy and Steve!


Huge congratulations to Katy Allen and Steve Wright from all at the NPA on their wedding day on Saturday. 

17th Sep 2018

HealthWelfare

UK African swine fever risk level unchanged


The risk of the ASF virus entering the UK remains at 'medium', following confirmation of the virus in wild boar in Belgium. 

17th Sep 2018

Brussels

Reminder - NPA South West autumn regional


South West NPA members, put the date in your diary. The autumn regional meeting takes place at Exeter racecourse on October 2. 

15th Sep 2018

Prices

It ain't easy


Another tough trading week ahead with the SPP continuing on its downward track losing 0.23p to stand at 148.05p/kg.

14th Sep 2018

NPANews

NPA Forum: Red Tractor, Brexit, African swine fever - have your say!


It's been a big week, with a major announcement from Red Tractor, the Agriculture Bill and African swine fever in Belgium. The forum has been busy. 

14th Sep 2018

Westminster

Ed's Brexit round-up - a big week for agriculture


What a week it has been for UK Agriculture. For the first time in decades the UK will have its own Agriculture Bill.

14th Sep 2018

HealthWelfare

African swine fever in Belgium - NPA statement 


The NPA has issued a statement in response to news that African swine fever has been confirmed in two wild boar in Belgium.

14th Sep 2018

HealthWelfare

Keeping African swine fever out of the UK pig herd


As the risk of ASF entering the UK is raised, APHA has reiterated its advice to pig keepers about the steps needed to keep the virus away from pigs.

14th Sep 2018

13th Sep 2018

HealthWelfare

African swine fever confirmed in Belgium


African swine fever has been confirmed in Belgium, representing a hugely worrying leap of the virus into western Europe.

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