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22nd Dec 2023

Prices

UK pig population falls to lowest level since 2012, as breeding herd stabilises


The UK pig population contracted by 10% to its lowest level since 2012, while the breeding herd has stabilised, Defra’s June census shows.

21st Dec 2023

NPANews

Support and help out there this Christmas


If you need support this Christmas, there is plenty of help out there, targeting farming communities and beyond.

21st Dec 2023

Brussels

More allied industry candidates enter the PIG election race


Two more allied industry candidates have entered the race for the four allied industry spaces on the NPA's Pig Industry Group.

18th Dec 2023

Brussels

Three more nominations for NPA PIG Elections!


Three more candidates have joined the race for election to the NPA's Pig Industry Group (PIG) in the New Year. 

15th Dec 2023

NPANews

AHDB makes formal recommendation to Ministers over 20% pork levy rise


AHDB has formally recommended a 20% increase in the pork levy to Ministers. 

15th Dec 2023

Brussels

Another big NPA name throws hat into ring for PIG elections


NPA chair Rob Mutimer has become the latest producer to enter the race for election to the Pig Industry group in the New Year.

14th Dec 2023

NPANews

Defra launches £4m Smaller Abattoir Fund


The government has launched a £4 million fund to boost the sustainability of smaller red meat and poultry abattoirs across England.

13th Dec 2023

NPANews

Government to introduce new regulation to ensure soya imports do not harm forests


The Government is to introduce new legislation aimed at ensuring various imported products, including soya, do not harm the world’s forests.  

13th Dec 2023

Brussels

NPA Elections 24: Another allied industry nomination!


A third allied industry candidate has entered the race for the NPA Pig Industry Group (PIG) elections, which will take place in the New Year. 

12th Dec 2023

NPANews

Less than a month left to put your name forward for PIG elections!


There is now less than a month left to submit your nomination for the NPA PIG elections, which will take place in the New Year.