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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. 

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. 

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. 

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.

14th Sep 2019

NPANews

NPA Autumn Regional meetings - put the date in your diary!


The NPA Autumn Regional meetings get underway in Exeter in the first week of October. We suggest you put the date in your diary now!

13th Sep 2019

HealthWelfare

Irish farmers call for ASF import ban


The Irish Farmers Association (IFA) has called on the Government to ban on pork imports from countries affected by African Swine Fever in their commercial herd.

13th Sep 2019

Brussels

Operation Yellowhammer: No deal Brexit could compromise ability to control disease


Disrupted supplies of veterinary medicines in the event of a Brexit no deal risks compromising the ability of livestock producers to prevent and control disease outbreaks.

12th Sep 2019

Westminster

Korea opportunity


The current Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Korea will continue to apply in the UK, if we leave the EU without a deal in place.