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7th Jun 2023


A fascinating insight into the European pig sector at the EPP Conference

NPA chief policy adviser Rebecca Veale was part of a UK delegation that enjoyed an interesting few days at the EPP Conference 2023.

5th Jun 2023


Welcome to new allied member - Phileo by Lesaffre UK & Ireland

A warm welcome to our latest allied industry member – Phileo by Lesaffre UK & Ireland.

31st May 2023


MPs in call for evidence on Fairness in the food supply chain

The EFRA Committee has launched a call for evidence into the fairness of the UK food supply chain from ‘farm to fork’.

30th May 2023


ASF jump to new area in Italy sparks concern, as UK human spread risk remains 'high'

The discovery of a new ‘jump’ of the ASF virus in Italy, probably as a result of human spread, is a concerm, according to APHA.

25th May 2023


Members' Area swine dysentery update

An update has been posted in the Members Area regarding a further case of Swine Dysentery. 

23rd May 2023


Rebecca heading for pastures new, after four years with NPA

NPA chief policy adviser chief Rebecca Veale is leaving the association to take up a new role with Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health.

19th May 2023


Members Area alert - important animal rights activity update

An update has been posted in the Members' Area regarding the animal rights activism targeting the pig sector. 

18th May 2023


Pilgrim's Ashton plant closure - NPA comment

NPA chief executive Lizzie Wilson said news that Pilgrim's UK is planning to close its Ashton site, in Greater Manchester, as 'disappointing, but not surprising'. 

17th May 2023


NPA chief executive sets out pig sector's priorities at Downing Street summit

NPA chief executive Lizzie Wilson has told a Downing Street summit that pig producers are willing to embrace the sustainability agenda.

16th May 2023


Downing Street summit - Sunak pledges to put farmer' interest at heart of trade policy

Rishi Sunak has promised that farmers’ interests will be put at the heart of future trade policy, ahead of today's Farm to Fork Summit.