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Welcome to the BPA - for information about joining the Association or suporting our work click here. Please contact the office by phone or email and we will send you the new form - contact details are at the foot of each page

Data Protection. For a copy of our data protection policy please Click Here

BPA Bloodline Survey is now closed. Thank you to all those who updated their herd records and to all our volunteer breed surveyors without whose help we would not be able to complete this important part of our conservation programme.

BPA AGM - The Annual General Meeting of The British Pig Association Wednesday 31st October at 11.00 am at the British Limousin Cattle Society, Concorde House, 24 Warwick New Road, Leamington Spa, CV32 5JG Click here for the agenda

BPA Annual Report - The BPA 2018 Annual Report has been published. Click here for a copy


Crossbred Litters for Pedigree Pork. New service available - Click here for instructions.

AHDB Pig Clubs for small scale producers. New Club in Berkshire. Click here for more details.

BPA Subscriptions 2018. No increase in subscriptions or pedigree charges for 2018. For details of packege deal subs and other charges click here.

Junior Pig Club - Click here for JPC news

Guidance on Avian Influenza and Pigs. Click here

Feeds and Feed Prices - Don't be tempted to break the swill ban!!!! Click here for details

Your Responsibilities and Legal Obligations as a pig keeper - Click here

Veterinary Q & A sessions with Bob Stevenson MRCVS - Click Here

Trichinella testing -  Click here for the latest information
Following a meeting with FSA they have agreed that there will be no retrospective action against pig keepers who declare their premises as controlled housing in good faith

If you are still experiencing problems with your abattoir accepting pigs that require testing, charging for the test or excessive delays in returning carcasses please let us know your problems by email with the name of the abattoir so that we can follow this up with FSA

Export News
Our next UKTI supported event is in Vietnam in October
Click here for details.

Export Pedigree Certificates
Export pedigree certificate prices
Download an Export Pedigree Application form

Pedigree News
Remember to use the Breed Standard. Only pigs that meet the Breed Standard can be registered in the Herdbook




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