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8th Jul 2020

Prices

AHDB publishes upbeat outlook report for UK pig market


AHDB Pork has published an upbeat UK pork market outlook, underpinned by tight supply, strong domestic demand and a healthy export trade.  

7th Jul 2020

Prices

Forum latest - is someone telling porkies?


The latest poster on the forum isn't convinced by the latest market reports coming out of Europe. 

7th Jul 2020

Environment

Members Area post - important update on permitting applications


The NPA's Lizzie Wilson has posted an important update in the Members' Area for any producer thinking about varying a permit or applying for a new one. 

6th Jul 2020

NPANews

COVID-19, ASF, the market - update from a European perspective


NPA senior policy adviser Rebecca Veale has written a comprehensive summary for members of the current situation in EU markets.

6th Jul 2020

Environment

EU sustainable farming strategy provides more questions than answers


Moves at EU level to make farming more sustainable were outlined to industry representatives at the latest NPA Pig Industry Group meeting.

6th Jul 2020

Prices

Truss hails Essex pig farm that has doubled pork exports


An Essex farm business that has doubled pork exports revenues during the COVID-19 lockdown has been singled out by Liz Truss as a UK export success story.

3rd Jul 2020

HealthWelfare

Members Area post - new Chinese flu strain


A detailed article has been posted for members with information on a new strain of flu identified in pigs in China.  

2nd Jul 2020

Brussels

MEPs to carry out major investigation into animal transportation breaches


The EU Parliament has voted to create a committee to investigate alleged breaches in EU animal welfare rules during transport.

1st Jul 2020

NPANews

Members Area Update


The latest post in the Members Area has details on a recent incident affecting a producer in the eastern region. 

1st Jul 2020

NPANews

Physical Red Tractor inspections to resume next week in phased return


A phased return to physical Red Tractor inspections will start next week, after the switch to remote inspections in March.