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3rd Apr 2020

HealthWelfare

Antibiotic targets - what next?


In the latest issue of Pig World, NPA chairman Richard Lister and PVS president Richard Pearson discuss the next set of antibiotic targets for the pig sector. 

2nd Apr 2020

HealthWelfare

Pork processors doing a fantastic job but social distancing a 'challenge' - BMPA


Pork processors are doing a ‘fantastic job’ of keeping supplies running, but social distancing guidance is a 'real challenge', says BMPA.

2nd Apr 2020

Brussels

How coronavirus is affecting key EU pork producing countries


AHDB's Bethan Wilkins has taken a look at the COVID-19 situation in other EU countries 

2nd Apr 2020

Brussels

Ed: How we have responded to the unprecedented coronavirus situation


In the current issue of Pig World, NPA senior policy adviser Ed Barker sets out how the NPA has responded to the coronavirus crisis. 

1st Apr 2020

HealthWelfare

African swine fever confirmed in Papua New Guinea


Papua New Guinea, the Pacific island north of Australia, has become the latet country to be affected by African swine fever (ASF).

30th Mar 2020

HealthWelfare

APHA puts contingency plans in place to manage services


APHA is continuing to provide a diagnostic service for livestock, despite the restrictions put in place due to COVID-19. 

30th Mar 2020

Prices

Pig market 'functioning as normal' - TVC


While most of the country is in coronavirus lockdown, the pig market has continued to function as normal, according to Thames Valley Cambac.

30th Mar 2020

NPANews

Pig & Poultry Fair provisionally re-arranged for May 2021


The British Pig & Poultry Fair (BPPF) has been provisionally rescheduled for May 2021 after this year's event was cancelled due to the coronavirus crisis.

27th Mar 2020

HealthWelfare

Eustice thanks 'hidden heroes' keeping the nation fed during coronavirus crisis


Farming Minister George Eustice has thanked the ‘hidden heroes’ across the food sector who are putting food on the nation’s plates during the coronavirus crisis.

27th Mar 2020

NPANews

Key workers' letter to show if stopped by the police


The NPA has created a template letter for members to prove you and your employees are key workers, if challenged by the police.