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Price Trends

15 Aug 2016

EU Reference Price (p/kg dwt)

140.0 (1.84p/kg)

13 Aug 2016

Est GB clean pig Slaughterings (000 head)

181.42 (4.32%)

30 Jul 2016

Est GB weekly sow slaughterings (000 head)

4.24 (0.2%)

1. Porkwatch

AHDB Pork continually encourages retailers to source Quality Standard pork and pork products. The results are monitored in-store through a bi-monthly PorkWatch survey conducted by representatives of the National Pig Association (NPA).

1. Rodenticide webinar – get up to speed

With the new rules on buying rodenticides due very shortly, AHDB is running two webinars explaining to farmers what they need to do.

2. Pork retail sales largely static

Retail pork sales remained largely static in the 12 weeks to 17 July, according to the latest data from Kantar Worldpanel.

3. CCIR trials indicate early success

Trials of the Collection and Communication of Inspection Results (CCIR) post-mortem condition cards and training of meat inspectors will commence in late September to help standardise and streamline the quality of data.

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03 October 2016

Darlington Pig Discussion Group

The Croft Hotel, Croft-on-Tees, Darlington DL2 2ST The Croft Hotel, Croft-on-Tees, Darlington DL2 2ST

54.482364, -1.556142

17 October 2016

Focus Farm Quarterly Meeting (off-farm)


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