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14th Feb 2022

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NPA welcomes renewed price commitment from Waitrose


The NPA has welcomed a renewed commitment by Waitrose to pay its farmers a fair price during the pig crisis - and urged others to follow suit.

11th Feb 2022

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Industry crisis summit sets foundations for recovery - but urgency now needed to save pig sector


Yesterday's pig industry crisis summit has delivered some progress by agreeing a coherent plan to ease the pig backlog.

10th Feb 2022

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Pig industry crisis summit - initial NPA reaction


The NPA has urged Defra and the supply chain to follow up and deliver on the action points agreed at today’s pig industry crisis summit.

10th Feb 2022

Brussels

On-farm pig cull will get 'worse and worse' unless summit delivers results, Zoe tells Today programme


More and more healthy pigs will be culled on farm unless today’s pig industry crisis summit delivers some positive outcomes.

10th Feb 2022

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'Relentless, desperate, unmanageable' - living through the pig industry crisis


Ahead of today's pig industry crisis summit, some of the producers and a vet who are taking part speak openly about the dire situation on farms. 

9th Feb 2022

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NPA sets out key asks ahead of crucial pig industry crisis summit


The NPA will seek a number of commitments from Government and the pork supply chain at an emergency summit tomorrow. 

9th Feb 2022

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The pig industry's continuing progress on antibiotic usage


The NPA has highlighted the pig industry's ongoing progress on responsible antibiotic use, after Sunday's Countryfile focus. 

7th Feb 2022

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Pig industry crisis summit to take place on Thursday


The pig industry crisis summit, bringing the supply chain together to thrash out solutions to the worsening situation, will take place this Thursday. 

4th Feb 2022

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Red Tractor will align with VMD on zinc oxide position


Red Tractor has confirmed that it will align with the Veterinary Medicines Directorate's (VMD) position on zinc oxide.

3rd Feb 2022

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Defra agrees to NPA-NFU request for pig industry crisis summit


Farming Minister Victoria Prentis has agreed to the joint NPA-NFU request for a roundtable event to discuss the worsening pig industry crisis.