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First EU PiG Grand Prix attracts big interest

16th May 2017 / By Alistair Driver

A contest set up to identify best practice across the EU pig industry has received an impressive 247 entries.

Pigs 2022The EU PiG project’s first Grand Prix, led by AHDB Pork, aims to identify best practice in four thematic areas – health management, precision production, welfare and meat quality. 

The entries from 13 member states are now being narrowed down, ahead of the announcement of the top examples of best practice at the Pigs 2022 event, organised by Pig World and AHDB Pork, in June.

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The Pigs 2022 conference will take place over June 6 and 7 in Solihull. The first day will be dedicated to the International Outlook Conference, while day two will be the Innovation Conference, when the EU PiG award winners will be announced.

To find out more about the event, including the speakers and programme, and to register, click here