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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. 

2nd Nov 2022

NPANews

Retailers stocking a higher proportion of British pork - but more can be done


The latest AHDB Porkwatch survey shows UK retailers are stocking a higher proportion of British pork products than a year ago.

1st Nov 2022

HealthWelfare

Avian flu housing measures introduced on national scale


Defra has announced that new mandatory housing measures will be implemented across England from November 7.

31st Oct 2022

Westminster

NPA urges Coffey to use ongoing reviews to bring about beneficial reforms for pig sector


The NPA has urged the new Defra Secretary Therese Coffey to use two ongoing reviews to introduce beneficial reforms for the industry.

31st Oct 2022

NPANews

Pig sector businesses urged to respond to labour survey


The NPA is urging businesses from across the pig sector to respond to a survey gathering data on labour shortages in the UK food supply chain.

28th Oct 2022

NPANews

A 'positive response' - more than 300 responses submitted to Defra pig supply chain review


More than 300 industry responses were submitted to Defra's review of Contractual Practice in the UK Pig Sector.

27th Oct 2022

HealthWelfare

Industry bodies warn of 'devastating' impact of new veterinary requirement for exports


Meat industry and farming bodies have warned the Government that a new post-Brexit requirement in December could have a 'devastating' impact.