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10th Jul 2019

NPANews

Extending isotope testing will improve consumer trust in pork, Lizzie tells Farming Today


Rolling out isotope testing more widely will help improve consumer trust in the meat they buy, the NPA’s Lizzie Wilson has explained in a BBC interview.

10th Jul 2019

HealthWelfare

Update from Great Yorkshire Show


Initial results for the pig that caused all the pig classes at the Great Yorkshire Show to be cancelled have come back negative.

9th Jul 2019

NPANews

Pig-specific grant funding available for ammonia monitoring, CCTV and more


Defra grants will be available to pig prodcers for the first for ammonia monitoring, CCTV and weighing and handling systems. 

8th Jul 2019

HealthWelfare

Pig classes cancelled at Great Yorkshire Show


There will be no pig classes at this year's Great Yorkshire Show, following a suspected case of disease at a recent show.

5th Jul 2019

Brussels

Porkwatch survey highlights mixed support for British pork products among retailers


The May Porkwatch survey showed a mixed picture among retailers in terms of their support for British pork products. 

5th Jul 2019

Brussels

NPA welcomes extension of isotope testing


AHDB is extending isotope testing on pork to include local butcher shops.

4th Jul 2019

HealthWelfare

Philippines bans German pork imports over ASF fears


Europe is certainly fearful of pork imports from Asia, but it appears the opposite also rings true, after the Philippines banned meat imports from Germany.

4th Jul 2019

HealthWelfare

NPA welcomes Defra plans to step up ASF border controls


The NPA has welcomed plans by Defra to step up its efforts to keep African swine fever (ASF) out of the UK.

4th Jul 2019

NPANews

Mexican delegation to explore pork supply chain


A Mexican delegation will get a first-hand insight into the UK pork industry during a visit organised to promote UK pork. 

3rd Jul 2019

NPANews

Why pig sector needs to be wary of Mercosur deal


While the main headlines concern beef, the Mercosur agreement, could have implications for the UK pig sector.