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8 January 2006 | News,Pigs

Monitoring the performance of pigs while they are still in their pens — as opposed to simply recording it after slaughter — can save even average-size...

Making the most out of piggery monitoring

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1 January 2006 | News,Pigs

Beeford-based international pig breeding company ACMC Ltd have not lost their local touch. They scooped three wins at Hull Market Christmas show with...

Triple win for ACMC at Hull Market

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1 January 2006 | News,Pigs

East Yorkshire pig breeding company ACMC has secured an order worth over £126,000 for 800 replacement gilts and boars for a 1,000 sow commercial herd ...

Italian job

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13 December 2005 | News,Pigs

THE British pig industry needs to attract and retain the best scientific brains there are to make sure it has a sustainable future. This challenge has...

Doctor in the house

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9 December 2005 | News,Pigs

With a distinct lack of sushi bars in the East Yorkshire village of Beeford, international pig-breeding company ACMC treated a delegation of Japanese ...

Japanese visit Yorkshire pig-breeding company

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4 December 2005 | News,Pigs

Two very honest pig farmers recently caused pig building manufacturer AM Warkup to reflect on the wisdom — or otherwise — of going it alone. This refe...

Going it alone not all that it's cracked up to be

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25 November 2005 | News,Pigs

Huge environmental and animal welfare advances made by Europe's farmers in recent years will be thrown into reverse unless the UK joins other Eur...

Mandelson’s world trade giveaway spells disaster for the British countryside

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16 November 2005 | News,Pigs

The Zap Salmonella Programme is moving forward with its aim of reducing the prevalence of Salmonella in British pigs. The Programme has made some ...

New zap targets for pig producers

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10 November 2005 | News,Pigs

Picture: L to r, Lord Bach, Stan Done, BPEX Chairman Stewart Houston Renowned vet Prof Stan Done is this year's winner of the prestigious Davi...

Stan Done wins David Black Award

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28 October 2005 | News,Pigs

An excellent opportunity to invest in pigs is offered by the introduction of the Single Payment Scheme (SPS), believes Roger Smith, sales manager of S...

Single farm payment offers way into pigs

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18 October 2005 | News,Pigs

Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica has expanded its portfolio of pig products with the launch of the first oral vaccine for the control of porcine ileitis...

New pig vaccine a first for Boehringer Ingelheim

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14 October 2005 | News,Pigs

The UK pig industry requires about 1,500 new buildings — four every week for the next seven years, but British pig producers lack confidence and are "...

Pig housing – getting a return on investment

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14 October 2005 | News,Pigs

An important agreement for the exclusive supply of genetically-advanced breeding stock has been signed by Yorkshire-based pig-breeding company, ACMC a...

ACMC sign Lithuanian agreement

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14 October 2005 | News,Pigs

Rapidly rising energy costs are sapping the profitability of our pig industry, impacting upon better returns from improving herd performance. Now the ...

Down to earth study of electricity

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7 October 2005 | News,Pigs

A WELL-TRAINED workforce is vital to the future of the British pig industry and major steps are being taken to make sure that people working in the En...

Pig industry training plan hailed

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5 October 2005 | News,Pigs

A STAFFORDSHIRE catering butcher was yesterday voted by his rivals from around the UK as the 'Overall Winner - BPEX (British Pig Executive) Foodse...

Champion sausage maker crowned

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22 September 2005 | News,Pigs

British farmers can resume exports of live pigs to China after a gap of five years. Chinese import restrictions had prevented Britain exporting pig...

Market reopened for export of pigs to China

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20 September 2005 | News,Pigs

Pork – the Cinderella meat – can go to the ball thanks to a new A to Z guide for chefs, produced by the British Pig Executive (BPEX) The easy to read ...

Pork - Hiding it's light under a Bushel

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19 September 2005 | News,Pigs

Moves by the British pig industry to open trade links with China have taken a major step forward. Breeding pigs can now be exported and British Pig Ex...

Breakthrough in China pig trade

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12 September 2005 | News,Pigs

POTENTIAL extra costs for the British pig industry are likely to be averted provided final agreement is given by the EU over testing for Trichinella. ...

Good news on Trichinella testing

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1 September 2005 | News,Pigs

Picture: Redhill Farm Free Range Pork received £25,000 to help an established business extend the product base in air-dried hams and bacon GRANTS o...

BPEX agrees to £125,000 in grants

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8 August 2005 | News,Pigs

UK pig producers can review their current performance records and obtain expert advice and support from industry specialists, thanks to a new initiati...

Time for pig producers to review and plan

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12 July 2005 | News,Pigs

IMPORTS of pork and pork products are still rising and retail sales of imported fresh pork are up 50 per cent in 2004 compared with the previous year ...

Pork imports still on the rise

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30 January 2005 | News,Pigs,Poultry,Shows and Events

The British Pig and Poultry Fair 2006 will now run a day earlier than previously announced, on Tuesday 9th and Wednesday 10th May at Stoneleigh Park, ...

The British Pig and Poultry Fair 2006 to open a day earlier!

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21 January 2005 | News,Pigs

UK pig producers seeking to manage Enzootic Pneumonia (EP) in their finishing herds now have access to a powerful new in-feed antibiotic option from S...

A new generation antibiotic for the treatment of enzootic pneumonia in finishing pigs

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