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3rd Feb 2023


Defra report on pork supply chain review expected 'very soon'

An eagerly-awaited report by Defra on its review of the pork supply chain is expected ‘very soon’, according to Farming Minister Mark Spencer.

3rd Feb 2023


Government consults on Veterinary Medicines

The long-awaited consultation on veterinary medicine legislation was published on February 2.

31st Jan 2023


Defra environment scheme offers limited benefits for pig farmers - but more opportunities to come

Pig farmers will not see many benefits from Defra’s new environmental schemes, but other funding streams should become increasingly available. 

31st Jan 2023


Last chance to apply for Slurry infrastructure Grant

Members are reminded that today is the last opportunity to apply for a Slurry Infrasructure grant.

30th Jan 2023


Do you fancy a subsidised trip to a European pig congress in Spain?

NPA members have a unique opportunity to attend an important European pig congress in Spainat a subsidised rate. 

25th Jan 2023


ASF found in wild boar in Greece   

A wild boar has been found with African swine fever (ASF) for the first time in mainland Greece.

25th Jan 2023


Members Area alert - animal rights activity

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

23rd Jan 2023


Next round of 'Mix up Midweek with Pork' campaign underway with health focus

The latest burst of AHDB's successful ‘Mix up Midweek with Pork’ marketing campaign is underway

19th Jan 2023


Red Tractor chair urges pig farmers to take steps to prevent African swine fever infection

Red Tractor pigs chairman Stewart Houston has urged farmers to step up their defences against African swine fever (ASF).

17th Jan 2023


Members' Area - disease latest and student veterinary placement

The latest posts in the Members' Area concern a recent disease alert and details of a student vet seeking a placement.