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14th May 2024


Lizzie to highlight pig sector priorities at Downing Street summit

NPA chief executive Lizzie Wilson will highlight the pig industry’s priorities when she attends the second Downing Street Farm to Fork Summit today.

13th May 2024


Zoe sets out benefits of Nuffield Scholarships as applications open for next cohort

As applications open for the next cohort of Nuffield Scholars, former NPA chief executive Zoe Leach explains the benefits of the scheme. 

7th May 2024


Defra's labelling plans will add cost and complexity, but fail to deliver transparency - NPA 

The NPA has told Defra that its plans to introduce method of production (MOP) labelling will add cost and complexity while failing to deliver on their objectives.

7th May 2024


Rattlerow Farms acquires award-winning Bridge House Farm

Rattlerow Farms (LPL Group) has acquired award-winning Northamptonshire pig breeding business Bridge House Farm. 

1st May 2024


Two weeks to go! Five reasons to visit the British Pig & Poultry Fair

The British Pig & Poultry Fair is now only two weeks away. The 2024 event takes place on May 15 and 16 at the NEC in Birmingham.

30th Apr 2024


Dover District Council urges Government to reverse illegal meat check funding cuts

Dover District Council has, again, urged the Government to reverse its decision to slash funding for checks on illegal meat imports at Dover Port.

29th Apr 2024


Have you booked your slot for this week's South Central/South West Spring Regional?

The NPA’s combined South Central/South West Spring Regional meeting takes place on Wednesday. 

29th Apr 2024


Still time to have your say on the next stage of Defra's contractual practice review

Members are being urged to have your say on Defra's plans for regulation to oversee pig contracts before the end of this month. 

29th Apr 2024


Last chance to apply for FETF 24 animal health and welfare grants!

Farmers now have three days left to apply for useful animal health and welfare grants under the first round of FETF 2024.

26th Apr 2024


Lidl announces new COP-linked contracts, as part of £500m pork sector commitment

Lidl has announced new pig contracts linked to cost of production, as part of a £500 million commitment to the British pork sector.