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7th Jan 2019

NPANews

Advertising watchdog rejects Red Tractor ad complaint


The Advertising Standards Authority has rejected complaints that Red Tractor’s 2018 advertising campaign made misleading claims about animal welfare.

7th Jan 2019

HealthWelfare

Why engaging people is key to meeting the antibiotic challenge


In the latest issue of Pig World, NPA senior policy advisor Georgina Crayford has outlined the key findings from her Nuffield Scholarship.

3rd Jan 2019

Brussels

Gove warns of implications for farmers of no deal Brexit


Defra Secretary Michael Gove has spelled out the potentially debilitating impact on the farming sector of a No Deal Brexit.

2nd Jan 2019

HealthWelfare

APHA delays new inspection regime after NPA pressure


APHA has decided to postpone the introduction of a new harsher inspection regime, following pressure from the NPA.

2nd Jan 2019

NPANews

A positive New Year message... despite everything


NPA chief executive Zoe Davies insists we still have reasons to be optimistic in 2019, despite the uncertainty over our political future and the market.  

1st Jan 2019

NPANews

'A Brexit cloud hangs over the industry' - Lister


As we enter 2019, the UK pig sector finds itself in a position it has never been in before, according to NPA chairman Richard Lister.

31st Dec 2018

NPANews

Listen to Zoe talking about labelling on You and Yours


In case you missed it, NPA chief executive Zoe Davies gave an excellent interview on the BBC You and Yours programme on Friday. 

31st Dec 2018

Prices

Market outlook: Uncertain times for the pig industry in 2019


AHDB analyst Bethan Wilkins highlights some positives among the uncertain market outlook for the pig industry in 2019. 

29th Dec 2018

NPANews

The 2019 challenges for Red Tractor and its members


In an important year for Red Tractor, the scheme's pork chair Mike Sheldon outlines the challenges for the scheme and its members in 2019. 

28th Dec 2018

NPANews

A message from the AIG - Looking Forward to 2019


In the first of a series of New Year messages on this site, NPA Allied Industry Group chair Hugh Crabtree sets out some reasons to be cheerful in 2019.