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28th Apr 2018

Prices

Ain't No Sunshine


Although the latest SPP is marginally firmer, moving up by 0.11p to 145.27p, European mainland pig meat prices still have a lot of catching up to do. 

26th Apr 2018

NPANews

Members urged to fill in rural crime survey


NPA members are being urged to complete a survey to help provide and up-to-date picture of crime and anti-social behaviour in rural communities

25th Apr 2018

NPANews

Forum post - ASF and wild boar


The Wild Boar population in the UK is described as the biggest risk factor for ASP becoming established in the UK, the latest members area' forum post states. 

25th Apr 2018

NPANews

US-China deal could create 'upsides' for EU pork producers


Uncertainty in global markets, including the impact of the China-US trade dispute, will create opportunities and challenges for the pork industry. 

24th Apr 2018

Westminster

NPA vice chair raises Brexit concerns in Parliament


NPA vice chairman Rob Mutimer told Parliamentarians the pig sector does not want to be left behind the result of the world as a result of delays in the Brexit process. 

23rd Apr 2018

HealthWelfare

African swine fever detected in Hungary for the first time


African swine fever has been reported in wild boar in Hungary for the first time, outside the ASF detection zone in place in the country.

23rd Apr 2018

HealthWelfare

African swine fever on the rise in eastern Europe


The number of cases of African swine fever in Eastern Europe has increased significantly in the first few months of 2018. 

23rd Apr 2018

NPANews

Reminder - East Spring Regional on Tuesday night


The third of the NPA's Spring Regional meetings will take place in Diss on Tuesday evening, April 24.

20th Apr 2018

Brussels

Real farmers' voices need to be heard in the media - Countryfile director tells NPA


More ‘real farmers’ need to make their voices heard in the media as the future of UK farming in a post-Brexit world is debated, according a Countryfile director.

20th Apr 2018

Brussels

How would a hard Brexit affect the UK pig industry?


In an article on the Farmers Guardian's Brexit Hub, the NPA's Ed Barker looks at the question of whether a hard Brexit could benefit the UK pig industry.  

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