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Field team back to full strength

17 November 2017

AHDB Pork’s field team is back to full strength after appointing Mike Shattock as the new Knowledge Exchange (KE) Manager for the south of England.

Scottish industry in the spotlight

15 November 2017

The latest AHDB Horizon report highlights the risks and opportunities Brexit presents for Scottish farm businesses and the food and drink supply chain.

Russia closes gaps in agri-food import ban

15 November 2017

Last month, Russia announced it was extending the list of agricultural products banned from import under the politically motivated ban first implemented in August 2014. Imports restricted under this ban now include live pigs (except purebred breeding animals), pork fat as well as several other types of edible by-products.

Mexican pork producers hoping to boost exports

15 November 2017

In the period from January to August Mexico exported 79.8 thousand tonnes of fresh/frozen pork.

GB pig prices drop again

15 November 2017

In the week ended 11 November, the EU-spec SPP declined 1.12p on the week to stand at 154.04p/kg, now 4.18p above year earlier levels.

Frozen food - no longer the poor relation?

15 November 2017

The frozen food category is now worth more than £6 billion annually (Kantar Worldpanel, 52 w/e October 2017), increasing by an impressive £300 million compared to last year.

Danish pig herd expansion accelerates- could production growth follow?

15 November 2017

According to the latest figures from Statistics Denmark, the number of pigs in Denmark on 1 October was 3% higher than year earlier levels.

AHDB Pork strengthens its team with new recruit

10 November 2017

AHDB Pork has strengthened its team by appointing new recruit Sam Crocker as Knowledge Transfer Officer.

GB pig prices in steady descent

08 November 2017

In the week ended 4 November, the EU-spec SPP declined 0.87p, marking the eleventh week of consecutive declines.

Increasing production to challenge South Korean pork imports

08 November 2017

In the year to September, South Korean pork imports have expanded 8% year-on-year to 376.6 thousand tonnes.