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6th May 2020

NPANews

COVID-19 - a time to support and look out for each other


The NPA's Rebecca Veale and Rob Mutimer explain why the pig sector needs to be looking out for each other at this time.

6th May 2020

NPANews

Tesco uses indoor pork for Finest range in response to COVID-19 bacon demand surge


The dramatic recent shift in consumer habits has prompted Tesco to give processors a derogation to allow them to use Red Tractor indoor pork for its Finest range.

6th May 2020

NPANews

Free webinar on Government funding schemes


The Food and Drink Federation is hosting a useful webinar today, presented by Lloyds Bank experts, on the Government's COVID-19 schemes. 

5th May 2020

NPANews

NPA sets out COVID-19 priorities to parliamentary inquiries


The NPA has highlighted the need to keep the pig supply chain moving and the ongoing importance of maintaining international trade in two submissions to parliamentary COVID-19.

5th May 2020

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Still time to register for NPA Webinar today!


There is still time to register for the second NPA webinar, which will take place at 3pm on today. 

5th May 2020

HealthWelfare

India reports first case of African swine fever


India has reported its first case of African swine fever (AFS), as the virus continues its global spread. 

4th May 2020

NPANews

Marking VE Day - your help wanted!


To mark VE Day, so this week the NPA is asking members to help provide some recollections, memories and pictures of pig production during or after the war.

4th May 2020

Prices

Trading continues to be 'straightforward', but cold stores getting full


While trading continued to be 'relatively straightforward' last week, cold stores are filling up and export markets are a cause for concern, according to TVC. 

4th May 2020

NPANews

What's it like to have a remote Red Tractor inspection?


Following the recent NPA Forum discussion on remote Red Tractor inspections, one producer has kindly forwarded a detailed description of what his inspection entailed.  

1st May 2020

NPANews

2020 National Pig Awards open for entries!


Pig World magazine has announced that the 2020 National Pig Awards are now open for entries.