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13th Jul 2023

HealthWelfare

NPA sets out key points for Defra to consider in Smaller Abattoir Fund


The NPA has teamed up with AIMS to set out the nature of support the Government should target towards small abattoirs.

11th Jul 2023

NPANews

New dairy supply chain fairness regulations announced - what can we learn for the pig sector?


Defra has unveiled its plans to introduce new regulations set to promote fairness, transparency and accountability across the dairy supply chain.

7th Jul 2023

Brussels

AHDB issues non-assured vet signed declaration reminder


From December 13, 2023, non-assured UK livestock farmers will be required to provide a declaration signed by a vet in order to export. 

6th Jul 2023

NPANews

NPA to raise subs from 2024 - but will continue to deliver 'outstanding value'


The NPA has responded to rising costs and the loss of membership subscription income by raising its subs for the first time in many years.

5th Jul 2023

HealthWelfare

New Balkans ASF outbreaks 'disappointing but not surprising', as UK risk levels remain unchanged


The introduction of ASF into domestic pigs in two Balkan countries is disappointing, but not surprising, according to APHA.

3rd Jul 2023

NPANews

NPA welcomes key recommendations of independent labour review


The NPA has welcomed the core findings of a comprehensive independent review of labour shortages in the food chain.

3rd Jul 2023

Westminster

Ladies in Pigs looking for new treasurer


Ladies in Pigs are recruiting for a new treasurer to back up the work they do in promoting British pork to the public. 

29th Jun 2023

HealthWelfare

Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina record first ASF cases


ASF has been confirmed for the first time in two Balkans countries, Bosnia-Herzegovina and neighbouring Croatia, in late-June.

27th Jun 2023

NPANews

A memorable and informative two days with Young NPA in Suffolk


Lee Thompson, vice-chair of Young NPA, summarises the highlights of the group's two-day visit to Suffolk last week.

27th Jun 2023

HealthWelfare

New veterinary visit requirement for non-assured producers from December


The PVS has reminded producers and vets of a new post-Brexit veterinary requirement that will affect non-assured producers from December.