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18th Oct 2019

NPANews

Becca's blog: Denmark's approach to antibiotics - good or bad?


Becca Veale attended a meeting this week hosted by Cargill and TVC, which heard from Jakob Korsgard, owner and veterinarian at the Ø Vet practice in Denmark.

17th Oct 2019

NPANews

Members Area alert - animal rights activity


We have posted another alert in the Members' Area regarding animal rights activity targeting the pig sector. 

16th Oct 2019

Brussels

More good news on antibiotic use


Sales of antibiotics for use in animals in Europe fell by more than 32% between 2011 and 2017.

16th Oct 2019

NPANews

NPA welcomes progress towards new traceability system


The NPA has welcomed the latest progress being made in the development of a new statutory multi-species livestock traceability service.

16th Oct 2019

NPANews

Tulip launches vegan 'Green Butcher' line in Co-op


Tulip has unveiled a new vegan line to be sold in Co-op stores under the 'Green Butcher' brand, a move likely to raise eyebrows within the industry. 

16th Oct 2019

NPANews

Forum latest - student placement request


The latest entry on the forum is a request from a veterinary student for a short placement on a pig farm next summer, ideally near Southampton.

15th Oct 2019

Prices

Tulip sale confirmed


Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation has announced the completion of the its acquisition of Tulip Ltd from Danish Crown.

15th Oct 2019

NPANews

No deal Brexit - contact your MP!


The NPA has thanked members to who have already contacted their MPs to explain how a Brexit no deal could cause long-term damage to the production of pork in the UK.

15th Oct 2019

NPANews

South Central Autumn Regional today!


The next NPA Autumn Regional meetings takes place in Newbury on Tuesday - and, with so much going on, it will be a meeting not to miss!

15th Oct 2019

NPANews

New pork training initiative to improve meat skills


A new online training programme has been launched for the pork sector to help improve meat skills and increase knowledge of cuts in the supply chain.

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