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26th Sep 2022


NPA chair issues warning over future of independent producers as Countryfile focuses on pig crisis

NPA chairman Rob Mutimer warned that independent pork producers could virtually disappear as Countryfile highlighted the scale of the pig crisis. 

23rd Sep 2022


Voting for NPA Allied Industry Member of the Year has closed

Voting to select the winner of the NPA’s coveted Allied Industry Member of the Year award has closed. 

21st Sep 2022


Government announces support to halve business energy bills

The Government has announced much-needed support for businesses to significantly reduce soaring energy bills. 

21st Sep 2022


Short survey for producer members to inform Defra review response

We would like a clear steer from producer members on a few points for our response to the Defra consultation on contractual practice.

20th Sep 2022


YNPA Challenge 2022 nears 1,000-mile mark - have you donated yet?

YNPA challenge 2022 logo Young NPA members are nearing the 1,000-mile mark as they aim to raise money for a very important charity.

16th Sep 2022


AHDB sets out streamlined pork priorities, ahead of budget cuts

AHDB has proposed three broad priorities for its future pork sector levy spend, ahead of forecast cuts to its budget. 

15th Sep 2022


NPA formulates plans for fairer supply chain as producers continue to suffer

Regional pig producer representatives have highlighted the deep sense of unease within the pig sector, as the industry continues to fight for a fairer future.

13th Sep 2022


Vesicular diseases - what you need to know

In the latest edition of Pig World, NPA’s Rebecca Veale outlines the latest information on vesicular diseases like foot-and-mouth. 

12th Sep 2022


NPA urges consumers and retailers to 'back British', as pig crisis bites

The NPA has called on retailers and consumers to back British pig farmers, as the long-running crisis takes its toll on businesses across the country.

12th Sep 2022


Pork supply review provides 'unprecedented opportunity', NPA tells new Defra Secretary

The NPA has welcomed the new Defra Secretary to the role and highlighted the potential benefits of the pork supply chain review.