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Work starts on 15,000-pig unit in Northern Ireland

31st Jan 2017 / By Alistair Driver

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Work has started on a new state-of-the-art pig farm in Northern Ireland which is set to become one of the largest in the UK.

Diggers recently moved on-site to start the construction of the unit in Newtownabbey, near Belfast, that will house 15,000 animals.

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