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5th Apr 2018

NPANews

Could US-China trade war benefit EU pig sector?


The EU pig sector could benefit from the US-China trade war, according to AHDB Pork.

5th Apr 2018

Environment

Rodenticide users urged to update knowledge


Farmers are being encouraged to undertake knowledge updates to maintain their professional competence in the use of stewardship-label rodenticides.

5th Apr 2018

HealthWelfare

'We need to better explain the labels we have rather than confuse consumers with news ones'


NPA chief executive Zoe Davies tackles the issue of the Method of Production labelling in the latest issue of Pig World. 

5th Apr 2018

NPANews

Members' area update - help needed


We are asking members to take a look at some footage posted in the members' area. 

4th Apr 2018

Brussels

2018 EPP (European Pig Producers) Congress


The 2018 EPP (European Pig Producers) Congress takes place in Switzerland at the end of May. 

3rd Apr 2018

HealthWelfare

Gove announces new livestock traceability service


Defra Secretary Michael Gove has announced the development of a new Livestock Information Service, set to come into operation next year. 

31st Mar 2018

HealthWelfare

Productivity increase for GB herds


GB breeding herds produced almost an extra pig per sow in 2017, according to the latest figures from Agrosoft.

30th Mar 2018

Prices

Something in the Air


Despite the 'two short weeks' ahead, there is something of a more positive feeling in the air.

30th Mar 2018

NPANews

Welcome to a new Allied Industry member


Welcome to new Allied Industry member, Recticel Insulation, from Belgium. 

29th Mar 2018

Brussels

NPA labour access concerns shared across the economy - MAC report


The pig sector’s concerns over the Government’s post-Brexit immigration policy are shared across the national economy, according to a report published this week.

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