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18th Oct 2021

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Members' Area: What we know about the Government's pig industry support package


A summary for members of what we know so far about the Government's pig industry support package. 

15th Oct 2021

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NPA welcomes Government support - but situation on many farms remains critical


While the NPA has welcomed the Government’s support package for the pig industry, the situation on many farms remains at critical point. 

14th Oct 2021

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Government announces support package for pig sector


The Government has announced a package of measures to support the pig industry, including private storage aid and new temporary butchers visas. 

14th Oct 2021

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November pork levy holiday confirmed


Ministers have confirmed one-month levy holidays for pig producers in England and Scotland during November. 

14th Oct 2021

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Reports that Government set to announce temporary visas


The NPA has issued a statement in response to reports that the Government is about to make an announcement on the provision of temporary visas. 

14th Oct 2021

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Red Tractor clarifies stance on inspections during current backlog


Red Tractor has confirmed will not take action against farms that are failing to comply with scheme standards due to factors currently out of their control. 

13th Oct 2021

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NPA optimistic that Government is now listening to the pig sector's concerns


There has been a positive change within Government in terms of its response to the pig industry crisis, according to NPA chief executive Zoe Davies.

12th Oct 2021

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Current industry situation and NPA lobbying - important update in Members' Area


An important update on the current situation within the industry and the NPA's lobbying efforts has been posted in the Members' Area. 

9th Oct 2021

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Q& A: What is happening in the pig sector? 


We have put together a Q&A to explain what is happening in the pig sector, the main reasons and possible solutions. 

7th Oct 2021

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Members updates: Investigating the fall in the SPP, lobbying latest and other messages


There have been three updates in the Members' Area today, covering the SPP, the latest on our lobbying efforts and more.