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7th Jun 2017

Prices

Pigs 2022 event highlights global market drivers for pork


A wealth of lucrative opportunities exist in Asia and the Far East for pork and pigmeat products, more than 200 delegates heard at the Pigs 2022 conference. 

5th Jun 2017

HealthWelfare

PVS confirms new position on Critically Important Antibiotics


The Pig Veterinary Society (PVS) has confirmed it is adopting the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA’s) list of highest-priority Critically Important Antibiotics (CIAs).

5th Jun 2017

HealthWelfare

NPA welcomes reduction in pig industry Colistin usage


The NPA has welcomed new figures suggesting a significant drop in usage by the pig sector of Colistin, an antibiotic of last resort.

5th Jun 2017

Brussels

Farmer confidence falls as Brexit uncertainty looms


The NFU is calling on candidates to make Brexit a success for British farmers as survey results show farmers’ confidence has taken a significant knock.

5th Jun 2017

NPANews

Pigs 2022 - the Opportunities: Industry conference underway this week


One of the biggest events in the pig industry calendar, Pigs 2022 – the Opportunities, organised by Pig World and AHDB Pork, will get underway tomorrow. 

4th Jun 2017

NPANews

Can we export trotters to China yet?


This query has been posted on the forum. Does anybody have an answer?

3rd Jun 2017

Prices

Higher Ground


Pig prices continue on their upward track, with the SPP breaching the 160p barrier and now standing at 160.10p. 

2nd Jun 2017

Brussels

AHDB to offer new training and skills help for pig sector


AHDB has outlined plans to introduce a new framework to help improve the skills of existing people in the industry, as well as attracting new talent.

1st Jun 2017

NPANews

Career opportunities with Quality Equipment


Career Opportunities with Quality Equipment

For over 50 years Quality Equipment has provided a comprehensive range of new and innovative products and buildings specifically designed to meet the on-going needs of modern pig farmers.  This is an exciting time to join our team as we continue to expand and develop the company, as we look to recruit an Agricultural Livestock Equipment Sales Representative and a CAD Draughtsman

1st Jun 2017

HealthWelfare

NPA proposes proportionate approach to new antibiotic targets


The NPA is urging the Government to adopt a proportionate approach to new long-term antibiotic targets, as the formal negotiation process gets underway.

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