24 April 2019
Feeding waste to pigs is both ‘illegal and highly irresponsible’
18 April 2019
Swill feeding has been illegal in UK since 2001 and EU since 2002
15 April 2019
World Pork Expo 2019 has been cancelled out of an 'abundance of caution'
9 April 2019
Number of feral boar in Forest of Dean's ‘core area’ now around 2,000
4 April 2019
AHDB said the disappointing prices might be linked to Brexit uncertainty
1 April 2019
Researchers are also developing GM-chicks to be resistant to flu
25 March 2019
Cases of Swine Dysentery have been confirmed in Yorkshire and Gloucestershire
25 March 2019
Around 3,000 piglets escaped the lorry in the US state of Illinois
22 March 2019
The challenging weather conditions last year have taken their toll
19 March 2019
Facial recognition technology aims to detect emotional state in pigs
16 March 2019
UK pig meat exports have also got off to a flying start to 2019.
13 March 2019
A big concern for farmers is that Brexit could result in an embargo on exports to EU.
6 March 2019
A farmer has been left 'frightened' and 'intimidated' after around two hundred vegan activists protested at her pig farm. Campaigners fro...
5 March 2019
The National Pig Association is liaising with the police and seeking legal advice after 200 vegan activists stormed a Lincolnshire pig farm....
4 March 2019
British pig farmers have highlighted their 'thorough disappointment' to learn that a 'Great British' pork brand has been using imported ingr...
4 March 2019
Around 200 vegan activists from across the UK who descended on a pig farm over the weekend caused the death of two piglets, the owner claims...
27 February 2019
The Scottish pig industry are working together to fight a debilitating and costly disease first seen in herds in 1992, becoming the single m...
26 February 2019
More than 450 jobs are at risk at one of the UK's largest meat processing companies which supplies retailer Marks and Spencer. Tulip Ltd,...
18 February 2019
A campaign to remove terms like ‘Pig out’, ‘Porker’ and ‘Eat like a Pig’ from the dictionary has been shortlisted for a major PR award. T...
15 February 2019
New figures show the use of antimicrobials for growth promotion has declined from 60 to 45 countries since the last round of data collection...
14 February 2019
A form of animal rights activism which is 'darker' and 'more insidious' is a 'serious concern' for pig producers, a leading industry figure ...
13 February 2019
The UK’s leading veterinary association is urging the government to put welfare 'at the heart' of any decision-making with regards to moving...
12 February 2019
Farmers have introduced a Tinder-style app, called Tudder, that lets them find breeding matches by viewing photos of livestock with details ...
11 February 2019
The government could cause 'untold damage' to the British pig sector if it waives tariffs and checks on imports in the event of Brexit no de...
7 February 2019
It takes only one or two isolated animal welfare incidents on pig farms to put a 'blight' on the entire sector, according to the National Pi...
2 February 2019
A new report released by AHDB presents a new insight into the potential impacts on trade in agricultural and horticultural goods once the UK...
1 February 2019
Three men have pleaded guilty to animal cruelty offences after they were filmed kicking pigs in the face and head in over 100 incidents. ...
30 January 2019
Europe's largest pork producer Danish Crown has announced that it will cut between 300 and 400 jobs, with most of them based in the UK. T...
25 January 2019
The government has launched its 5-year action plan to set new targets on containing and controlling antimicrobial resistance in the farming ...
24 January 2019
British pig producers have been encouraged to put up signs telling people not to feed the pigs due to risk of spreading African swine fever....