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25th Aug 2023


Retail support for British pork holds up, but bacon, ham and sausage all down - Porkwatch latest

Support for British pork products on retail shelves remained relatively strong during July, despite tight supplies and high pork prices.

23rd Aug 2023


The importance of the NPA protocol and PRRS testing when importing pigs

The NPA is urging anyone importing live pigs or semen should follow the guidance in the NPA protocol. 

23rd Aug 2023


Defra webinar on 'Funding for Farmers'

Defra's Farming & Countryside Programme team is holding a webinar for farmers to find out about the payments available in England.

21st Aug 2023


Testing begins in project to reduce pig farming's ammonia emissions

Testing has begun as part of a major project that is aiming to reduce the environmental impact of ammonia emissions from livestock. 

15th Aug 2023


NPA urges MPs to deliver on supply chain review

The NPA has called on MPs to ensure that Defra’s review of contractual practice in the supply chain delivers tangible outcomes that better protect primary producers. Responding to the House of Commons Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (EFRA) Select Committee’s inquiry into fairness in the food supply chain, we reiterated the importance of distributing risk throughout the supply chain more proportionately.

10th Aug 2023


AHDB joins forces with ITN Business to highlight livestock's positive environmental impact

AHDB is joining forces with ITN Business to showcase the positive impact livestock has on the environment and our food system.

9th Aug 2023


Join the EPP - an opportunity to network and learn more about European pig production

The NPA is encouraging pig producers to sign up to the EPP, a networking and socialising organisation for pig producers across Europe.

8th Aug 2023


We are pleased Defra has listened to us on welfare labelling

NPA chief policy adviser Rebecca Veale welcomes the Government's change of heart on welfare labelling.

7th Aug 2023


A new vice chair for Young NPA

We are delighted to announce that Emma Wormington will be stepping into the role of Young NPA Vice Chair.

4th Aug 2023


NPA concern over reports of further EU import check delays

The NPA is ‘deeply concerned’ at reports that the Government is, once again, set to delay checks on food imports from the EU.