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12th Jul 2018

Westminster

NPA welcomes interim review calls for simpler, risk-based regulation  


The NPA has welcomed the interim findings of a review that recommends radical changes to how farms are inspected and regulated after we leave the EU.

12th Jul 2018

NPANews

How will Brexit affect your business?


The Government might be struggling to work out where it’s going with Brexit – but producers now have a tool available to gauge how they might be affected. 

11th Jul 2018

NPANews

CO2 shortage: We need to make sure it doesn't happen again - BMPA


The British meat industry has called for the Government to intervene to ensure the meat industry does not find itself at the mercy of CO2 manufacturers again.

10th Jul 2018

NPANews

Farming remains most dangerous occupation in the UK


Agriculture remains the most dangerous industry in the UK, with fatal injury rates far outstripping all other occupations.

10th Jul 2018

NPANews

New Rural Crime reporting service launched


The NFU has launched a new service enabling farmers and the public to give information anonymously about rural crime.

9th Jul 2018

Brussels

NPA gives 'cautious welcome' to Brexit agreement


The NPA has given a ‘cautious welcome’ to the Brexit agreement reached by the cabinet that would retain most of the current EU rules on agricultural goods.

9th Jul 2018

HealthWelfare

Pirbright to work on ASF vaccine for wild boar


The Pirbright research institute has announced new funding for research into new ways to protect pigs from African swine fever, including a vaccine for wild boar.

9th Jul 2018

NPANews

NPA to continue to support EPP representation


The NPA will continue to support UK representation on the European Pig Producers, through UK branch chairman, Lancashire farmer David Goodier.

6th Jul 2018

Westminster

Ed's Brexit round-up - Chequers special!


After a fairly standard week in politics, Thursday evening witnessed something of an explosion of activity from Number 10, rippling its way around all of Whitehall.

6th Jul 2018

Brussels

'We are committed to great value pork and source British wherever possible' - Asda


Asda said it was committed to supplying ‘great value’ pork and sources British ‘wherever possible’, following criticism from NPA.