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14th Sep 2020

HealthWelfare

China and other non-EU countries ban pork from Germany


China has banned pork imports from Germany, following confirmation of African swine fever in wild boar close to the Polish border on Thursday.

11th Sep 2020

Brussels

NPA welcomes UK-Japan trade deal


The NPA has welcomed confirmation of a new Free Trade Agreement between the UK and Japan that could potentially boost pork exports. 

11th Sep 2020

HealthWelfare

Germany takes steps to limit African swine fever spread


The German authorities are putting plans into place plans to minimise the impact of African swine fever on the feral and domestic pig herds. 

10th Sep 2020

HealthWelfare

German ASF outbreak could have knock-on effect in UK


Confirmation of Germany's first case of African swine fever (ASF) could have a significant impact on the wider market.

10th Sep 2020

HealthWelfare

African swine fever confirmed in Germany


African swine fever (ASF) has been confirmed in a wild boar in Germany, according to media reports.

9th Sep 2020

Brussels

A round up of the big Brexit issues


Brexit is back on the agenda in a big way, with a number of key issues that could affect the pig sector coming to the fore over the past few days. 

8th Sep 2020

Brussels

NPA expresses concern over breeding stock exports after EU Exit


The NPA has expressed concern about the ability of the UK pig sector to export live breeding pigs after the transition period ends at the start of 2021.

8th Sep 2020

NPANews

Roadhogs Recruitment celebrates 30 years in British Pig Industry


Roadhog Recruitment celebrates three decades of assisting British and international pig farmers in the task of recruiting staff this month. 

7th Sep 2020

NPANews

NPA to give social media push to AHDB pork campaign


The NPA’s consumer facing social media pages will be helping to promote AHDB’s October campaign promoting the use of pork with recipe inspiration.

7th Sep 2020

Prices

Producer margins drop back as feed costs rise


GB pig producer margins fell back in the second quarter of this year, as rising feed prices cancelled out higher pig prices.

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