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Pigs 2022 - the Opportunities: Industry conference underway this week

5th Jun 2017 / By Alistair Driver

One of the biggest events in the pig industry calendar will get underway tomorrow. 

Pigs 2022 – the Opportunities, organised by Pig World and AHDB Pork, will bring together top speakers from around the world to discuss the big issues facing the sector.

Anyone attending the event is being urged to download the specially created app in advance. 

For more details of the conference, see Pig World 

To encourage delegates to downlosad the app, a couple of teaser questions have been posted on it. Results will be unveiled at the conference. 

1) In light of both the current market conditions and Brexit, how confident do you feel about the future of the UK pig sector?

a) Very confident. Time to expand

b) Cautiously optimistic. Opportunity for stability

c) Nervous. Too much uncertainty

d) Very concerned. Dark clouds on the horizon

2) One of the sessions on day two will focus on free farrowing. How do you feel about free farrowing in the UK?

a) It’s the future. Consumer power – time to embrace it

b) We will see more of it, where feasible. But only limited growth

c) Too many barriers. Can’t see it taking off