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22nd Apr 2022

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New chair and vice-chair for Young NPA


Samantha Carmichael, MSD veterinary key account manager – Pigs, has been appointed as the new chair of Young NPA.

21st Apr 2022

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Forum post - Bernie Peet


With the greatest sadness I must inform you of the death of an industry stalwart and David Black Award winner, Bernie Peet, Hugh Crabtree writes on the forum. 

20th Apr 2022

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Members Area latest - disease alert and advice to producers


Two new alerts have been posted in the Members' Area of the website. 

19th Apr 2022

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NPA and NFU call on Eustice for 'urgent, direct support' for producers


The NPA has written a joint letter with the NFU to Defra Secretary George Eustice calling for urgent, direct support for producers. 

16th Apr 2022

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Voluntary Lump Sum Exit Scheme open for applications


The voluntary Lump Sum Exit Scheme is now open for applications to recipients of direct payments.  

15th Apr 2022

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Pig farmers eligible for Covid Recovery Loan Scheme


We understand that pig farmers are eligible for the Recovery Loan Scheme, which supports access to finance for UK businesses recovering from the Covid pandemic.

15th Apr 2022

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Members Area alert - animal rights activity


The latest post in the Members' Area provides an important updated on the animal rights activity targeting the pig sector.  

14th Apr 2022

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'Fed up and struggling to cope' - Wiltshire farmer highlights industry woes


Wiltshire pig farmer Cameron Naughton has again highlighted the huge struggles pig farmers are currently facing. 

12th Apr 2022

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UK aid for pig farmers on its way to Ukrainian farms


A consignment of products to help Ukrainian pig farmers is on its way from the UK to the the war-hit country’s pig producing regions.

12th Apr 2022

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'A very sad day for Ladies in Pigs', as stalwart member dies


Ladies in Pigs chair Debbie has anounced, 'with a heavy heart', the very sad passing of the 'amazing' Stuart Ham, once a stalwart of LIPs.