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23rd Sep 2019

HealthWelfare

APHA publishes update on African swine fever in Asia


The Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) has published an update on the spread of ASF in Asia. 

23rd Sep 2019

Brussels

See the NPA's letter to Theresa Villiers asking for a review of the no deal tariff regime


NPA chairman Richard Lister has written to Theresa Villiers, asking her to review the proposed no deal tariff regime for pork. 

20th Sep 2019

Westminster

NPA calls for urgent review of damaging no deal pork tariffs


The NPA has called on the Government to ditch its current no deal tariff proposals for pork. 

20th Sep 2019

NPANews

New NPA no deal Brexit briefing!


The NPA's Ed Barker has compiled a new brieifng on what a no deal Brexit scenario means for members. 

19th Sep 2019

NPANews

Updated Welfare Code - what you need to know


The recently updated pig welfare Code of Practice sets out a number of new requirements for pig producers, but for the vast majority, it should not be too onerous.

19th Sep 2019

Brussels

70% of households have bought pork with 'outdoor claim'


Seven in every 10 household will have purchased a pork product with an outdoor claim in the past year, according to data from Kantar. 

19th Sep 2019

Brussels

China continues to drive pork export growth


Increased demand from China continued to drive growth in UK pork exports over the summer.

17th Sep 2019

HealthWelfare

African swine fever confirmed in South Korea


African swine fever (ASF) has been confirmed in South Korea, as the virus continues to spread across Asia. 

17th Sep 2019

Brussels

RUMA conference to ask: What next for antibiotic reductions?


The 2019 RUMA conference, focusing on building on UK farming’s reductions in antibiotic use, will take place in London at the October. 

16th Sep 2019

Westminster

Minister admits ASF outbreak likely within a year - NPA demands more urgency


A Government Minister admitted an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) is likely in the UK within a year.