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In association with NFU, National Pig Association is active on behalf of members in Brussels and Whitehall, and with processors, caterers and supermarkets

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21st Feb 2020

Brussels

New training body to drive improvements in agriculture skills and training


The UK farming sector needs to embrace a new drive to recognise professionalism and train the industry to be fit for the future, according to a new report. 

21st Feb 2020

Prices

UK pork exports reached record levels in 2019


UK pork exports reached record levels in 2019, increasing by 9% to reach 378,000 tonnes, including offal, worth £609 million in total.

21st Feb 2020

HealthWelfare

Pirbright and UCL researchers map ASF genome


Scientists at the Pirbright Institute and UCL have mapped genes across the ASFV genome, which they hope will help in the search for a vaccine and antiviral drugs to control the virus.

20th Feb 2020

NPANews

Members' Area - new post


Members are urged to click through to the Members' Area to view a message from NPA chief executive Zoe Davies. 

20th Feb 2020

HealthWelfare

New Pig Welfare Code to come into force on March 1


The new Code of Practice for the Welfare of Pigs in England will come into force on March 1.

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