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25th Nov 2019

Prices

China lifts Canadian pork export ban


The ban on Canadian pork exports to China has been lifted afte four months, paving the way for Canadian producers to benefit from the Chinese import boom.

24th Nov 2019

NPANews

David Black Award winner praises team effort behind antibiotic reductions


NPA chairman Richard Lister described the pig industry’s success in driving down antibiotic use as a team effort as he received the coveted David Black Award.

22nd Nov 2019

Brussels

Becca's blog: Celebrating antibiotic progress, but with more to be done


In her latest blog, NPA senior policy advisor Rebecca Veale congratulates the pig sector on its progress towards reducing antibiotic use. 

21st Nov 2019

NPANews

Shaping the future of the industry - new Young NPA structure unveiled


The NPA is delighted to announce a new structure to help grow the Young NPA and provide a louder voice for young people in the pig industry.

21st Nov 2019

Westminster

A Fair Deal For British Pig Farmers - NPA launches 2019 general election manifesto


The next Government must ensure the UK’s ability to produce high quality pork products is not fatally undermined by double standards in our post-Brexit trading arrangements.

20th Nov 2019

Brussels

RUMA chair writes to the Guardian to correct misleading claims


Gwyn Jones, chairman of the RUMA Alliance has written to the Guardian to correct claims made in an article about antibiotic use in farming. 

20th Nov 2019

Prices

Producer margins increase during third quarter


Pig producer margins increased to £7/head in the third quarter of 2019, the first time the industry has been in the black since the first quarter of 2018.

19th Nov 2019

NPANews

Who won the NPA Allied industry Member of the Year Award?


The NPA Allied Industry Member of the Year was announced at the National Pig Awards on Monday night. 

19th Nov 2019

HealthWelfare

More tests on wild boar in Poland as ASF discovered close to German border


The Polish authorities are carrying out further tests on wild boar after African swine fever was discovered just 70km from the German border. 

19th Nov 2019

NPANews

Colin Stone named as NPA Chris Brant Award winner


The name of Colin Stone was added to list of industry legends honoured for going the 'extra mile' when he was unveiled as the NPA Chris Brant Award winner.