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21st Aug 2023


Testing begins in project to reduce pig farming's ammonia emissions

Testing has begun as part of a major project that is aiming to reduce the environmental impact of ammonia emissions from livestock. 

15th Aug 2023


NPA urges MPs to deliver on supply chain review

The NPA has called on MPs to ensure that Defra’s review of contractual practice in the supply chain delivers tangible outcomes that better protect primary producers. Responding to the House of Commons Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (EFRA) Select Committee’s inquiry into fairness in the food supply chain, we reiterated the importance of distributing risk throughout the supply chain more proportionately.

10th Aug 2023


AHDB joins forces with ITN Business to highlight livestock's positive environmental impact

AHDB is joining forces with ITN Business to showcase the positive impact livestock has on the environment and our food system.

9th Aug 2023


Join the EPP - an opportunity to network and learn more about European pig production

The NPA is encouraging pig producers to sign up to the EPP, a networking and socialising organisation for pig producers across Europe.

8th Aug 2023


We are pleased Defra has listened to us on welfare labelling

NPA chief policy adviser Rebecca Veale welcomes the Government's change of heart on welfare labelling.

7th Aug 2023


A new vice chair for Young NPA

We are delighted to announce that Emma Wormington will be stepping into the role of Young NPA Vice Chair.

4th Aug 2023


NPA concern over reports of further EU import check delays

The NPA is ‘deeply concerned’ at reports that the Government is, once again, set to delay checks on food imports from the EU.

4th Aug 2023


NPA AGM - September 12, 2023

NPA will hold its AGM on Tuesday, September 12, 2023, at 3.30pm at Stoneleigh.

3rd Aug 2023


Katie Jarvis to join NPA team as senior policy advisor

The NPA is delighted to announce that Katie Jarvis will be taking up the role of senior policy advisor at the end of October.

2nd Aug 2023


An update on the pig supply chain review

NPA senior policy adviser Charlie Dewhirst provides an update on Defra's review into Contractual Practice in the UK Pig Sector.