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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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3 June 2004 | News,Pigs

ANOTHER £400,000 has been invested in grants to improve the supply chain and bring benefits to British pig producers. The grants are part of the Briti...

£400,000 pig industry grants agreed

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20 May 2004 | News,Pigs

Defra and the Scottish Executive today announced a £348,000 contribution to a four year joint research project with industry in a bid to reduce pre-we...

Study to reduce pre-waning piglet mortality launched

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7 May 2004 | News,Pigs

OPENING the Chinese market to British pig meat and breeding stock could easily be worth £15 million a year to the British industry says British Pig Ex...

China vital to British pig industry

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2 April 2004 | News,Pigs

STEPS are being taken by the British Pig Executive (BPEX) to gain British producers access to the world's biggest market for pork. A delegation co...

Opening massive pigmeat market

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13 April 2004 | News,Pigs

Britain's burgeoning outdoor pig sector will be showcased in a special new feature at this year's Royal Show, which is being held at Stoneleig...

Big future for outdoor pigs

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19 March 2004 | News,Pigs

MORE British pig meat will soon be on it way to Japan following the success of a British Pig Executive (BPEX) stand at the major Foodex show. This was...

Hopes high for pig meat to Japan

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17 February 2004 | News,Pigs

EXPORT deals are on the cards as major firms travel to the largest food exhibition in the Far East with the British Pig Executive (BPEX) and the Meat ...

British bangers heading east

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11 February 2004 | News,Pigs

Targeted research to create a more competitive industry is vital for the long-term future of British pig producers and a review into priorities is alr...

Targeted research is the key

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12 January 2004 | News,Pigs

NEW grants totalling more than £500,000 have been agreed to improve the supply chain and bring benefits directly to British pig producers. The grants ...

Supply chain grants total £500.000

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15 December 2003 | News,Pigs

THE reopening of the Japanese market to British pork is an important boost for the British pig industry says British Pig Executive Chairman Stewart Ho...

Sun rises on pig exports to Japan

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27 October 2003 | News,Pigs

Pet pig owners and hobby farmers are being targeted by Defra in a new poster campaign warning them about the dangers of rapid spreading diseases affec...

New poster targets pig owners

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25 September 2003 | News,Pigs

A VITAL component of the strategy to create a sustainable future for the British pig industry has taken a major stride forward. Autofom, a new generat...

Vital new technology for pig industry

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28 July 2003 | News,Pigs

Assured British Pigs responds to industry demand for a single national standard, competitively and consistently delivered From 1st September assuranc...

Single Assured Standard for ABPigs

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16 July 2003 | News,Pigs

A LEVY introduced in the wake of an outbreak of Classical Swine Fever, in 2000, is to be reduced to zero. The PIDS levy of 20p per pig, introduced in ...

PIDS levy is cut to zero

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2 June 2003 | News,Pigs

A LEVY to help the Pig Industry in the wake of Classical Swine Fever has served its initial purpose and a proposal to reduce it to zero is now going ...

Consultation to suspend PIDS levy

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28 May 2003 | News,Pigs

DANISH bacon marketers have launched a tactical assault on the UK market to encourage consumers to seek out Danish at the point of sale. Danish bac...

Danish make tactical assault on UK

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19 May 2003 | News,Pigs

A MORE robust and refined system for reporting deadweight pig prices is about to be launched, bringing benefits to the whole industry. The Deadweight...

Quantum leap for pig price reporting

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12 May 2003 | News,Pigs

ENLARGEMENT of the EU will have far reaching consequences and the challenges and opportunities they present are of vital importance to pork producers ...

Rising stars in Eastern Europe

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7 May 2003 | News,Pigs

AN international workshop on the pig wasting disease Post-weaning Multi-systemic Wasting Syndrome (PMWS) is to be addressed by Meat and Livestock Comm...

Top speakers at PMWS Workshop

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