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31st Mar 2017

Prices

Stairway to Heaven - Peter Crichton commentary


Prices are continuing their remarkable rally which has seen the SPP rise from 112p to 151.7p over the past 12 months or so, with further increases forecast.

31st Mar 2017

Brussels

Brexit must free UK farming from grip of Brussels regulation - NPA


The NPA has called on the Government to use Brexit to deliver a more proportionate and sensible regulatory regime for the farming sector.

31st Mar 2017

Prices

Direct retail suppliers urged to fill in Adjudicator survey


Companies supplying supermarkets directly are being urged to fill in the Groceries Code Adjudicator's (GCA) annual survey.

30th Mar 2017

Brussels

Pig farmers urged to take part in new Brexit labour survey


Pig farmers are being urged to take part in a new survey seeking to gauge the implications of Brexit for UK agriculture's supply of labour. 

30th Mar 2017

Brussels

Focus of future domestic farm policy dependent on trade deal


The focus of a future domestic farming policy will depend on the outcome of any trade deals the UK secures for its post-Brexit future, according to the NFU.

29th Mar 2017

Brussels

NPA vows to fight to protect post-Brexit UK welfare standards


The NPA has insisted the UK’s high animal welfare standards must not be lowered in pursuit of new trade deals and a post-Brexit cheap food agenda.

28th Mar 2017

Prices

Karro to be acquired by private equity company


Karro Food Group is to be acquired by private equity firm CapVest, the company has confirmed.

28th Mar 2017

HealthWelfare

Red Tractor vets must be PVS members from October 2017


All vets registered under the Red Tractor Assurance Scheme for pigs must be members of the Pig Veterinary Society (PVS) from 1 October.

27th Mar 2017

Brussels

NPA spring regionals kick off with focus on antibiotic targets


The NPA’s spring regional meetings kick off this week, giving you the opportunity to make your voice heard on forthcoming antibiotic targets.

27th Mar 2017

Brussels

Brexit food supply chain coalition calls for EU free trade deal


A coalition of leading food supply chain trade bodies has called on the Government to ensure it secures a two-way tariff-free trade deal with the EU after we leave the union.

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