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26th May 2022


Sir Robert Goodwill elected as new EFRA chair

The Conservative MP for Scarborough and Whitby, Sir Robert Goodwill, has been elected as the new chair of the EFRA Committee.

24th May 2022


Defra sets out details of next stage of Farming Investment Fund

Defra has set out more details of the next stage of its Farming Investment Fund. 

21st May 2022


NPA backs Co-op calls for other retailers to do more to back British pig farmers

The NPA has backed the Co-op's calls for other retailers to do more to help pig farmers, after the retailer announced its £19 million pledge for the sector. 

18th May 2022


NPA welcomes supportive Karro 'I Love' campaign

The NPA has welcomed a new initiative from Karro to support British farmers, with a new product range on retail shelves.

16th May 2022


NPA welcomes Tesco funding to support pig sector

The NPA has welcomed an announcement by Tesco that is putting more money into the pork supply chain to helping struggling pig producers. 

16th May 2022


AHDB publishes Shape the Future vote results

AHDB has published the results of its Shape the Future vote on the priorities across its four remaining sectors.

13th May 2022


Pig Outlook Forum: NPA chair highlights desperate need for further pig price rises

NPA chairman Rob Mutimer has highlighted why pig prices need to rise significantly higher to stem the huge losses from pig farms.

13th May 2022


New bill to unlock genetic opportunities

The NPA was very pleased to see that Genetic Technology was included in the Queen’s Speech on 10 May.

10th May 2022


NPA calls on Defra to back British pig farmers, after further Scottish funding announced

The NPA has again called on the Government and supply chain to support British pig producers, after a further tranche of funding was announced in Scotland. 

9th May 2022


Come and visit is at the Pig & Poultry Fair!

The NPA team is looking forward to seeing many of you at the Pig & Poultry Fair on Tuesday and Wednesday this week.