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27th Feb 2019

Brussels

Will no deal tariff regime protect UK pig industry?


The prospects of the UK leaving the EU without a deal in place at the end of March have receded.

27th Feb 2019

NPANews

Tulip jobs at risk after M&S contract blow


More than 400 jobs at Tulip’s site in Boston, Lincolnshire site are at risk, after losing a major supply contract with Marks & Spencer.

27th Feb 2019

NPANews

AHDB webinar today to discuss Brexit no deal


NPA senior policy advisor Ed Barker will join a host of other industry experts in a webinar this week looking at the implications of a no deal for the pig industry.

26th Feb 2019

HealthWelfare

Cranswick retains top global welfare ranking


Cranswick has been awarded the highest performance ranking of Tier One in the global Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare (BBFAW) for the third consecutive year.

26th Feb 2019

Brussels

Brexit latest - now we have run out of pallets


Just when you thought things couldn't get any more like a political satire, news has emerged of another bizarre reason to fear a Brexit no deal. 

23rd Feb 2019

Prices

The Times They Are A Changin'


Pig trading continues on very similar levels to a week ago. 'No worse' was one of the comments heard with the exception of sow prices.

22nd Feb 2019

Westminster

Ed's Brexit round-up - one of those weeks


It has been one of those weeks where a lot has happened and very little has happened both at the same time.

22nd Feb 2019

HealthWelfare

BBC discusses ASF and feral pigs in the Forest of Dean


BBC Points West highlighted the threat posed to the UK's commercial pig population by the Forest of Dean's feral pig population in a feature last night. 

22nd Feb 2019

NPANews

AHDB workshops to focus on business resilience


A series of AHDB workshops starting next week in Newport will aim to help pig businesses improve their resilience. 

21st Feb 2019

HealthWelfare

African swine fever confirmed in Vietnam


African swine fever (ASF) has been detected in Vietnam for the first time, with eight outbreaks reported in two northern provinces. 

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