5th Oct 2017
NPA responds to Prue Leith comments on feeding Bake Off waste to pigs
The NPA has issued a polite reminder to Prue Leith and all pig keepers on the dangers of feeding food waste to farm animals.
4th Oct 2017
Educating the medics on antibiotic use in pigs
A group of high-profile medics, including Chief Medical Officer Dame Sally Davies, visited a pig farm recently to learn about antibiotic use in the sector.
3rd Oct 2017
NPA responds to Michael Gove comments on pigs' ears to China
The NPA has responded to the suggestion by Defra Secretary Michael Gove that Brexit could open the doors to sales of pigs' ears to China.
2nd Oct 2017
Red Tractor standards change this month - what you need to know
Red Tractor pork standards have changed, with most of the key changes coming in at the start this month. Here is what you need to know.
29th Sep 2017
Red Tractor appoints former Sainsbury's head of agriculture
Red Tractor Assurance has appointed Sainsbury’s former head of agriculture Sue Lockhart as its new head of assurance.
29th Sep 2017
Ed's Brexit round-up
It's been the Labour Party's turn in the spotlight this week. What did the NPA make of Brighton?
27th Sep 2017
Company aims to take the fear out of social media
A new company has been set up to help farmers and rural business owners get to grips with social media training.
26th Sep 2017
NPA calls on Defra to delay new emissions standards
The NPA is writing to Defra Minster Therese Coffey this week calling on her to delay the introduction of new emissions levels, which could unfairly penalise some pig farmers.
25th Sep 2017
Pig Pro launched today
Pig Pro, the new training and development web-based tool for the pig industry, is launched to today.