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2nd Sep 2019


New recruits for AHDB's pork team

AHDB's pork pork technical team has been strengthened with two new recruits. 

30th Aug 2019


Ed's Brexit Roundup- Where are we? And what are we heading towards?

In a momentous week in Westminster, even by recent standards, Ed tries to make sense of what it all means.

28th Aug 2019


Danish Crown sells Tulip for £290m

Danish Crown has sold Tulip, the UK's biggest pork producer, to Brazilian-owned food giant Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation for £290 million ($354m).

27th Aug 2019


No deal would cause 'significant disruption' to animal by product collections

The organisation representing the UK animal by product processing industry has warned of 'potentially significant disruption' in the event of a Brexit no deal. 

27th Aug 2019


Continued decline in China's pig herd

Commentators have calculated that China’s pig and sow inventory has each decreased by around 32% in 12 months

23rd Aug 2019


Students reminded of their role in ASF

University students are asked to play their role in protecting the UK pig herd from African swine fever

22nd Aug 2019


Latest updates from Defra on ASF

Defra has updated their situation assessment for African swine fever in South East Asia and Europe

21st Aug 2019


Effective Manager training - spaces available!

The course aims to build a foundation of leadership capabilities which give farmers confidence in managing people.  

19th Aug 2019


More ASF confirmed in Laos

African swine fever continues to spread in Laos.

16th Aug 2019


ASF in Serbia

African swine fever (ASF) has been confirmed at pig farms in Serbia.