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4th Aug 2023


NPA AGM - September 12, 2023

NPA will hold its AGM on Tuesday, September 12, 2023, at 3.30pm at Stoneleigh.

3rd Aug 2023


Katie Jarvis to join NPA team as senior policy advisor

The NPA is delighted to announce that Katie Jarvis will be taking up the role of senior policy advisor at the end of October.

2nd Aug 2023


An update on the pig supply chain review

NPA senior policy adviser Charlie Dewhirst provides an update on Defra's review into Contractual Practice in the UK Pig Sector. 

27th Jul 2023


Members Area alert - Swine dysentery updates

We have received two swine dysentery updates. 

26th Jul 2023


NPA to explore CO2 implications of decision to close Billingham ammonia plant

The planned closure of CF Fertilisers’ Billingham ammonia plant potentially leaves the industry more vulnerable in future. 

25th Jul 2023


Views sought on next round of Animal Health and Welfare Equipment and Technology grants

Defra is seeking views on the next round of the Animal Health and Welfare Equipment and Technology grant.

24th Jul 2023


How to get involved with #FARM24 on August 3

The Farmers Guardian campaign #FARM24 showcasing the role of British farmers to the general public will kick off on August 3.

24th Jul 2023


NPA response to Defra consultation on Penalty Notices

NPA has responded to a Defra consultation on the proposed introduction of penalty notices for animal health and welfare offences in England.

22nd Jul 2023


Who deserves to be the 2023 Chris Brant Award winner? Get your nominations in!

Who do you think has gone above and beyond on behalf of the pig sector and deserves to be named the 2023 Chris Brant Award winner?

19th Jul 2023


Defra drops plans to consult on compulsory animal welfare labelling

Defra has dropped plans to consult on proposals to introduce compulsory animal welfare labelling on food products, following heavy industry criticism.