Pig news around the UK

21 June 2021

Heat stress: Pig producers told to check ventilation systems

17 June 2021

Heat stress can significantly impact productivity

Pig prices increase for twelfth consecutive week

11 June 2021

But record costs are hitting farmers' margins

UK pig sector posts further falls in antibiotic use

11 June 2021

Total reduction since 2015 now stands at 62%

Livestock Information Service to launch in November

8 June 2021

New movement data system to soon launch

Public's desire to buy pork at highest level in years

8 June 2021

Figures show campaign success for the protein

Upward momentum continues for GB pig prices

3 June 2021

Eleventh consecutive week of price increases

New site urges public to show support for pig sector

2 June 2021

Urges public to #PutBritishPorkonYourFork

Boosting bees a top priority for Suffolk pig farm

1 June 2021

Hayward’s grow blocks of nectar rich wildflowers

Pandemic boosts value of Welsh livestock sector

1 June 2021

Public turned to local food during lockdowns

Scottish pig producers see strong seasonal upturn

25 May 2021

Farmgate prices rise from low point in late Feb

UK pig sector concern as EU signals cage ban

25 May 2021

It would 'effectively wipe out EU pig production'

Salmonella variants in pigs pose different threats, study says

24 May 2021

Could help to predict risk of salmonella variants

Pig producers still operating at loss despite price rises

21 May 2021

Feed prices 'make profitability near impossible'

Exporters to showcase UK pork to valuable Chinese market

14 May 2021

UK pork to take centre stage at SIAL China

Norfolk farmers 'rightly worried' as eagles set to be released

11 May 2021

Area known for pig and poultry farming

'Ambitious plan' submitted for NI's first cull sow pork plant

8 May 2021

Proposal for £75m plant in Co Antrim

Pig producers' banners urge public to buy British

7 May 2021

#PutBritishPorkonYourFork banners seen

UK farm groups warn Brazil over controversial land reforms

6 May 2021

They call on Brazilian government to reject a bill

Pilgrim puts workers on three-day week amid export ban

29 April 2021

China's ban on UK pork exports hits sector

Trichinella testing dropped for UK pork exports to EU

27 April 2021

Costly EU rule no longer required

Pork sector sees improvement in consumer perception

22 April 2021

Trust in pig farming sees boost amid pandemic

Livestock farmers face higher risk of injury, study says

21 April 2021

Crushing and falling most common injuries

Retailers are stocking less British pork, survey shows

18 April 2021

This is despite calls to support the sector

Pig producer margins under pressure despite price boost

13 April 2021

UK prices still struggling to match 2020 levels

Feedback needed on new movement data recording system

13 April 2021

New system may deliver big benefits

Charity warns some of UK's native breeds still 'at risk'

8 April 2021

Updated 'Watchlist' launched today by RBST

Organic livestock antibiotic use '4 times lower' than UK average

7 April 2021

Organic farms use antibiotics way less, survey says

English pig producers call for £3.2m Covid support package

5 April 2021

Fund would recognise impact of overweight pigs

New Scottish govt must promote native breeds, charity says

1 April 2021

Rare breeds 'taken for granted for too long'

£2m hits bank accounts of NI farmers impacted by Covid

1 April 2021

Over 100 pig and poultry farmers receive funds