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3rd Jan 2019


Tribute to Lincolnshire farmer David Creasey

Warm tribute has been paid to well-known Lincolnshire farmer David Creasey, who sadly passed away on Saturday. 

2nd Jan 2019


APHA delays new inspection regime after NPA pressure

APHA has decided to postpone the introduction of a new harsher inspection regime, following pressure from the NPA.

2nd Jan 2019


Welcome to AB Vista

We are pleased to welcome another member to the NPA's Alied Industry Group (AIG) network. 

2nd Jan 2019


A positive New Year message... despite everything

NPA chief executive Zoe Davies insists we still have reasons to be optimistic in 2019, despite the uncertainty over our political future and the market.  

1st Jan 2019


'A Brexit cloud hangs over the industry' - Lister

As we enter 2019, the UK pig sector finds itself in a position it has never been in before, according to NPA chairman Richard Lister.

31st Dec 2018


Listen to Zoe talking about labelling on You and Yours

In case you missed it, NPA chief executive Zoe Davies gave an excellent interview on the BBC You and Yours programme on Friday. 

31st Dec 2018


Market outlook: Uncertain times for the pig industry in 2019

AHDB analyst Bethan Wilkins highlights some positives among the uncertain market outlook for the pig industry in 2019. 

29th Dec 2018


The 2019 challenges for Red Tractor and its members

In an important year for Red Tractor, the scheme's pork chair Mike Sheldon outlines the challenges for the scheme and its members in 2019. 

28th Dec 2018


A message from the AIG - Looking Forward to 2019

In the first of a series of New Year messages on this site, NPA Allied Industry Group chair Hugh Crabtree sets out some reasons to be cheerful in 2019. 

26th Dec 2018


Members Area alert - animal rights action

We have been alerted about an incident on a pig farm.