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Christine Walsh appointed Managing Director of MLCSL

04 February 2016

undefinedChristine Walsh has been appointed Managing Director of Meat and Livestock Commercial Services Ltd (MLCSL), the commercially trading wholly-owned subsidiary of the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB), with effect from 1 February 2016.

UK Pig Prices - week ended 30 January 2016

03 February 2016

Whilst the EU-spec SPP price fell once again last week, it was at the slowest rate seen since before Christmas (week ending 12 December 2015). The price fell by 0.45p to 114.72 p/kg in the week ending 30 January 2016.

Feed market update - 3 February 2016

03 February 2016

Read our latest summary of developments on global markets for cereals and oilseeds.

Pig farm incomes down sharply

03 February 2016

The average Farm Business Income (FBI) for specialist pig farms is set to fall in 2015/16 by 46% year on year, from £49,400 to £26,500, according to the latest forecasts from Defra.

EU sow prices steady

02 February 2016

Since the start of the year, EU sow prices have generally been stable.

The Future of PIPR

02 February 2016

A major consultation is being launched on the future of the Pig Industry Professional Register (PIPR).

AHDB gathers UK industry to tackle market volatility

29 January 2016

AHDB has embarked on an ambitious new initiative to tackle volatility in agricultural commodities markets.

Chinese imports continue to rise in 2015

29 January 2016

Chinese pork imports rose 38% in 2015, compared with 2014, totalling 778,000 tonnes.

Private Storage Aid suspended prior to closure

28 January 2016

The EU’s Private Storage Aid scheme for pig meat has been suspended as of 27 January, with the intention being to close the scheme. Some applications that were made before this date may be rejected.

February UK Pig Meat Market Update out now

28 January 2016

The latest edition of our UK pig meat market update is out now.