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13th Aug 2018

HealthWelfare

VMD suspends veterinary products containing DEA


The Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) has suspended products for food-producing animals that contain the excipient diethanolamine (DEA).

10th Aug 2018

Brussels

Young farmers needed for Lord Mayor's Show 2018


The NFU is launching a competition to find eight young farmers who will land starring roles representing British farming in the 2018 Lord Mayor’s show and take the Back British Farming message to the streets of the City of London.

10th Aug 2018

NPANews

NPA seeking views for drone consultation response


The NPA is seeking views from members to inform our response to a Government consultation on the use of drones in the UK.

9th Aug 2018

NPANews

NPA joins forces with other organisations to seek sustainable soya sourcing


The NPA is working with other organisations to try and ensure a sustainable future supply of soya to the UK livestock industry.

8th Aug 2018

Brussels

£50m boost for British pork


£50m boost for British pork as export market opens in Taiwan.

Farmers to benefit from new deal as Taiwan prepares to welcome British pork exports for first time.

8th Aug 2018

Brussels

NPA AGM


NPA will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 11th September 2018

8th Aug 2018

HealthWelfare

NPA convenes important meeting on tail biting


NPA chief executive Zoe Davies will attend a meeting today involving Defra, APHA, pig producers, vets, scientific experts and AHDB to discuss tail biting.

8th Aug 2018

HealthWelfare

Pig sector to feel drought impact over coming months


The pig sector will feel the impact of the current drought on the pig sector most acutely over the coming months.

7th Aug 2018

HealthWelfare

Major event to discuss antibiotic stewardship taking place in October


The importance of effective and appropriate use of antibiotics will be discussed at an event in London in October.

7th Aug 2018

NPANews

Survey shows hugely positive response to 2018 British Pig & Poultry Fair


Nearly all visitors to the 2018 British Pig & Poultry Fair rated it as 'good or excellent', according to a survey taken after the event.  

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