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17th Nov 2022

Brussels

Significant increase in illegal rodenticide use could prompt new restrictions


A significant increase in wildlife incidents involving the powerful rodenticide brodifacoum has been identified, prompting warnings over new restrictions. 

16th Nov 2022

HealthWelfare

Damning Commons report on poor state of APHA laboratory 'extremely concerning'


The NPA has described a damning report by MPs on the state of APHA's Weybridge laboratory as 'extremely concerning'. 

14th Nov 2022

NPANews

Final call for YNPA National event, featuring key farming political figures


Today is the last chance to book your place at the YNPA National, which will feature the Farming Minister and his Labour Shadow. 

10th Nov 2022

NPANews

AHDB publishes five-year pork sector plan


AHDB has confirmed it will focus its pork levy spend on exports, marketing and the industry’s reputation over the next five years.

10th Nov 2022

NPANews

AHDB pork levy priorities to be unveiled during online event today


Pork levy payers will learn how the levy will be invested over the next five years, when the AHDB sector councils unveil their strategies today.

8th Nov 2022

HealthWelfare

New reports highlight pig sector antibiotic progress


Two antibiotic reports have been published today from RUMA and the Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD).

7th Nov 2022

HealthWelfare

NPA avian flu guidance updated, as national housing measures come in


The NPA's avian flu guidance as been updated as new mandatory housing measures come into force across England today.

4th Nov 2022

HealthWelfare

AHDB to stop funding Pig Health Scheme


AHDB has announced that it is ending its funding for the Pig Health Scheme (PHS). 

4th Nov 2022

NPANews

Members Area alert - animal rights activity


The latest post in the Members' Area is an important update on the animal rights activity targeting the pig sector. 

4th Nov 2022

NPANews

AHDB: We cannot blatantly push 'British', but we can use it as a secondary message


AHDB has explained why global rules prevent it from directly promoting ‘British’ products.