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13th Feb 2024

HealthWelfare

Non-assured producers reminded of need for vet attestation visit


Non-assured producers are reminded that if you have not yet received a vet attestation visit, your business could soon be restricted. 

9th Feb 2024

Prices

2024 Pork Outlook - marginal pork production recovery forecast


UK pork production is expected to see only limited growth in 2024, with slow growth also forecast for the breeding herd, according to AHDB's 2024 Pork Outlook.

9th Feb 2024

NPANews

Forum latest - Dover saga suggests Government hasn't learned lessons of 2001


The latest post on the forum expresses fears that the Government has failed to learn the lessons of the past with its attitude to national biosecurity. 

7th Feb 2024

HealthWelfare

NPA's Katie Jarvis tells news channel Dover ASF budget cuts should be reversed


NPA senior policy advisor Katie Jarvis has uged the Government to put more resources into seizing illegal meat imports at the Port of Dover.

7th Feb 2024

NPANews

Forum latest - familiarise yourselves with the manifestos and vote!


In the latest forum post, the NPA's Andrea Tranter urges members to familiarise themselves with the NPA election candidates' manifestos - and vote!

7th Feb 2024

NPANews

Ministers approve AHDB levy rate rises


Ministers in Defra and the Devolved Administrations have approved a 20% increase in the pork levy from April.

5th Feb 2024

NPANews

Forum latest - help needed on dissertation


The latest post on the forum is a call for help with a survey for a dissertation on UK Farmer awareness of respiratory diseases.

5th Feb 2024

Brussels

Update - NPA veteran raises £18,000 and counting in January press ups challenge


Richard Longthorp has completed his January press-ups challenge, raising more than £18,000 for fellow Parkinson's sufferers. 

2nd Feb 2024

Prices

Lower prices squeeze Q4 margins slightly, but industry remains in profit


Pig producer margins fell back slightly during the final quarter of 2024, but the industry, on average, remains comfortably in the black. 

29th Jan 2024

NPANews

NPA searching for new senior policy adviser


The NPA is advertising for a new senior policy adviser to help make a real difference in shaping the future of the UK pig industry at this critical time.