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6th Jun 2018

NPANews

Pig art - vote for Anna!


Anna Longthorp has been shortlisted in the competition for the best Land Art for the Tour de Yorkshire in recognition for her stunning 'pig cycle' images.  

6th Jun 2018

Brussels

Steve Francis steps down as Tulip CEO


Danish Crown has announced that Steve Francis is stepping down from his position as chief executive of Tulip as the business kicks off the next step of its turnaround programme.

5th Jun 2018

Prices

Pork drawn into Trump's trade wars


Mexico will impose a 20% tariff on US pork imports in retaliation to US President Donald Trump’s tariffs on steel and aluminum, according to Reuters. 

5th Jun 2018

HealthWelfare

NPA and PVS express 'extreme concern' over proposed group prophylactic ban


The NPA and the Pig Veterinary Society (PVS) have written to the UK’s CVO expressing ‘extreme concern’ at proposals from Brussels to ban group prophylactic use of antibiotics.

4th Jun 2018

Prices

Half a million new shoppers attracted by AHDB pork campaign


Almost half a million more shoppers bought fresh pork during the two phases of AHDB Pork’s £3 million midweek meals campaign.

1st Jun 2018

Prices

Like A Straw In The Wind


Another fairly positive day for pig sellers and although there were no significant price rises, numbers remain fairly tight and no pigs were rolled.

1st Jun 2018

NPANews

Ed's Brexit round-up


A VAT lot of good, this Brexit business.

31st May 2018

Brussels

We will not water down animal welfare standards - Eustice


The Government will not water down food safety and animal welfare standards in the pursuit of trade deals after Brexit, according to Defra minister George Eustice.

31st May 2018

NPANews

It's time to make your nomination for the British pig industry's most coveted award


It’s time to chose this year’s Chris Brant Award winner. Nominations open tomorrow, Friday June 1.

30th May 2018

NPANews

Forum entry - an idea to tackle the wild boar problem


"Last I heard the view was that if exotic disease ever got into the wild boar population then we would struggle to be classed as free from that disease ever again."

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