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Career opening in livestock information technology
Friday July 31, 2016
Farmex is seeking a recent graduate, college leaver or young person with an interest in food and livestock farming or IT systems for agriculture. Do you know anyone who might be interested? If so, please point them towards the Allied Industry Group page for full details >>

Spot pigs up 4p today
Friday July 1, 2016
Continental pig prices rose almost 3 percent last week and are now up 10 percent on last month and up 3 percent on this time last year. Meanwhile tight supplies of British pigs, coupled with a still spluttering pound, mean a 4p leap in the Traffic Lights base price, bringing it to within just 1p of base price at this time last year >>

Chinese vets and producers soak up British high welfare production
Thursday June 30, 2016
Chinese pig producers and vets have been shown round a Lincolnshire pig unit to see British high-welfare pig production in action. The visit to AHDB Pork chairman Meryl Ward's Grayingham Grange unit was organised by animal welfare group World Animal Protection

How many pigs?
Thursday June 30, 2016
Thanks for all your answers. Most (including me) over-estimated, even taking into account David Owers' below-the-belt insistence on including the sow in his total figure. You'll find all David's figures on the Forum page >>

Stormy seas ahead for British exports
Thursday June 30, 2016
Brexit will mean three years of rough seas and uncertainty for the United Kingdom meat trade, according to AHDB head of livestock exports Jean-Pierre Garnier >>

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and is allied to the NFU and represents the pig interests of NFU members.
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