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2nd Jul 2018

HealthWelfare

APHA reiterates ASF warnings


APHA has reiterated its warnings to pig keepers to take all steps possible to keep African swine fever (ASF) out of the country.

2nd Jul 2018

NPANews

AHDB to host farm data workshops


AHDB is running a series of regional workshops from the end of this month looking at how to use farm data more effectively. 

30th Jun 2018

Prices

Keep Holding On


Very much a case of 'as you were' with pig prices generally holding and the SPP only marginally easier losing 0.04p to stand at 150.03p.

29th Jun 2018

Brussels

New EU medicated feed regulations to ban prophylaxis


New rules have been agreed in Brussels harmonisng regulation on medicated feed that will ban prophylactic use of medicines in animal feed.

29th Jun 2018

Brussels

Ed's Brexit round-up


Ed's latest Brexit commentary looks at the impact Brexit could have on the trade in breeding pigs and genetics. 

29th Jun 2018

HealthWelfare

RUMA and Wayland Farms recognised in Antibiotic Stewardship Awards


The Responsible Use of Medicines in Agriculture (RUMA) alliance won two awards and Wayland Farms was highly commended at the Antibiotic Guardian Awards on Wednesday.

28th Jun 2018

NPANews

Guardian article highlights lessons from UK sow stall ban


An excellent article in the Guardian has highlighted the lessons of the 1999 sow stall ban as we negotiate our post-Brexit future. 

27th Jun 2018

NPANews

Forum entry - feeding catering waste. What do people think?


The latest post on the NPA forum discusses the campaign to again allow the feeding of catering waste to pigs. 

27th Jun 2018

NPANews

CO2 update - Tulip maintaining supplies but situation fluid


Tulip says it is maintaining its supply chain in the face of CO2 shortages, which is forcing it to halt production at its Brechin plant.

26th Jun 2018

HealthWelfare

CO2 shortage - latest update


We have an update for members on the situation regarding the CO2 shortages. 

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