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10th Nov 2017

HealthWelfare

New Red Tractor eMB-Pigs requirement comes into force


A significant Red Tractor rule change comes into force tomorrow.

9th Nov 2017

HealthWelfare

Antibiotic targets - meeting the challenge


There will still be a need for targeted prophalyaxis but routine prophylaxis should be rapidly phased out as the pig industry addresses its new antibiotic targets. 

9th Nov 2017

NPANews

Members' area update


We have posted another update in the members' area with the latest information after a number were targeted by activists.

8th Nov 2017

HealthWelfare

Young NPA December meeting to explore antibiotics in the pig industry


Young NPA's annual conference will explore antibiotic use in the pig industry in early December. 

8th Nov 2017

HealthWelfare

NPA warns against further 'unsubstantiated' antibiotic reductions in response to WHO guidelines


The NPA has warned that any further restrictions in antibiotic use beyond those agreed under the new targets could actually make the problem worse. 

7th Nov 2017

NPANews

Members' area update


We have posted an important reminder in the members' area following information received about farms being targeted by activists.

7th Nov 2017

Environment

NPA calls for FSA support over proposed new copper limits


The NPA has written to the Food Standards Agency (FSA) about the NPA's 'significant concerns' over proposed new copper limits in piglet feed. 

7th Nov 2017

NPANews

A-One Feeds voted NPA AIG Member of the Year


A-One Feeds Supplements has been voted the NPA AIG Member of the Year, picking up the award at the National Pig Awards on Monday night.

7th Nov 2017

NPANews

Sam Walton wins Chris Brant Award


Pig World founding editor Sam Walton picked up the NPA Chris Brant Award at the National Pig Awards on Monday night.

6th Nov 2017

HealthWelfare

BPHS suspended after problems identified with data


The BPHS has been suspended after AHDB has found that data currently collected from it is not consistent with historical data.

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