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31st Jul 2019

HealthWelfare

NPA welcomes new Government ASF awareness campaign


The NPA has welcomed the launch of a new awareness campaign by the Government warning travellers at UK ports and airports warning of the dangers of ASF. 

30th Jul 2019

NPANews

Ed tells 5 Live listeners what a no deal Brexit would mean for bacon and sausages


The NPA’s Ed Barker has told Radio 5 Live listeners how the UK pork industry could be seriously damaged by a no deal exit at the end of October.

30th Jul 2019

NPANews

NPA outlines what industry has to offer to Mexican delegation


A Mexican pork industry delegation to the UK was impressed with it saw and keen to do business, according to the visit organisers.

29th Jul 2019

Prices

Cranswick announces acquisition and strong Q2 performance


Cranswick has announced the £43.5m acquisition of a Mediterranean food products business, as it continues to deliver 'encouraging' trading results.

29th Jul 2019

HealthWelfare

Welsh and Scottish meat bodies join RUMA


Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales (HCC) and Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) are the latest organisations to join RUMA.

26th Jul 2019

NPANews

Ed's Brexit round-up - an eventful 72 hours


You could say it has been an eventful 72 hours, Ed observes as he rounds up the first few days of the Boris era. 

26th Jul 2019

HealthWelfare

African swine fever confirmed in Slovakia for first time


African swine fever has been confirmed in Slovakia for the first time, near the border with Hungary. 

26th Jul 2019

Westminster

George Eustice is back at Defra


George Eustice is back at Defra only a few months after quitting his Ministerial role at the Department in protest at the Government’s Brexit policy.

25th Jul 2019

Brussels

UK market still 'dire', but medium-term prospects brighter


The UK pig market continues to be ‘dire’, although there is hope things will pick up in the second half of the year as Chinese demand is predicted to increase.

25th Jul 2019

NPANews

Could you benefit from a pig industry scholar?


Pig producers and allied industry companies are being urged to consider taking on a pig industry scholar under an industry initiative promoting careers in the sector.