01 December 2017
The pork supply chain and quality British pork took centre stage at one of the biggest food and hospitality shows in China last month.
29 November 2017
Pig producers are being urged to sign up to AHDB Pork’s first Gilt Watch programme to share best practice and gain valuable insight into improving herd performance.
23 November 2017
The UK has been given green light to ship pork products to China, AHDB has announced today (23 November).
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.
10 November 2017
AHDB Pork has strengthened its team by appointing new recruit Sam Crocker as Knowledge Transfer Officer.
07 November 2017
Shropshire cyclist, Steve Grice has been presented with an award for his ‘Services to Bacon’ in thanks for his meaty reviews of the best butties across the Midlands.
01 November 2017
Succession planning, highly-skilled staff, new technology and improved genetics will help keep the British pig industry in good shape says the winner of this year’s David Black Award.
26 October 2017
Eight pig producers from across Europe will showcase best practice in pig production as winners of the first Grand Prix contest run by the EU Pig Innovation Group (EU PiG).
18 October 2017
Pig producers can find out how to unlock the lifetime potential of gilts, at a series of four meetings starting this month.
16 October 2017
A record number of meat exporters joined AHDB at Anuga, the world’s biggest food trade fair, in Cologne, Germany last week (7-11 October).
12 October 2017
To develop management skills in farming, AHDB has opened applications for a Professional Manager Development Scheme (PMDS) course, which will start in January 2018.
22 September 2017
A new pork advertising campaign designed to inspire consumers to make pork part of their midweek meal menu, will hit TV screens on Monday (25 September).
21 September 2017
Pig Pro, the new training and development web-based tool for the pig industry, goes live on Monday – giving farmers a simpler and more flexible way to record staff skills.
21 September 2017
New requirements for holders of an environmental permit mean the Environment Agency (EA) will be reviewing all existing permits over the next four years.
14 September 2017
Members of a stockperson training group have taken their studies overseas to learn more about global livestock industries at a major agricultural show in France.
25 August 2017
Seven sponsoring companies have signed up to this year’s illustrious Pig Industry Scholarships
17 August 2017
Pig producers, representing 70% of England’s pig herd, have been busy entering 2015 and 2016 antibiotic data into eMB over the last 12 months, but now Red Tractor have added eMB into the pig standards for 2017.
29 June 2017
The UK does not have a blank sheet of paper to redesign its agricultural trade and farm support policies post Brexit.
20 June 2017
The hugely successful Pig Industry Scholarship is looking to recruit new sponsors for its fifth year.
12 June 2017
Two new publications from AHDB Pork are due out shortly and both provide a valuable source of information about the pig industry.
08 June 2017
Asia is an incredibly important market for the pork sector and there are many lucrative opportunities for meat producers
25 May 2017
The hunt is on to find one exceptional individual to receive the pig industry’s most prestigious award.
09 May 2017
Quality meat from Britain will be highlighted in Hong Kong and China this month at the food and hospitality trade shows Hofex and SIAL.
09 May 2017
A selection of top quality pork cuts from Britain will be heading to America for the country’s largest annual foodservice trade show.
08 May 2017
AHDB has appointed Dr Phil Hadley to the new post of International Market Development Director.
21 April 2017
eMB-Pigs now covers around 60% of the pig herd in England, a year after its launch.
12 April 2017
A new chairman has been appointed to AHDB Pork to replace Meryl Ward who has completed her term of office.
09 March 2017
NEW knowledge exchange platform launched to support European pig producers.
24 February 2017
Four new members have been appointed to the AHDB Pork board to replace members whose terms of office end on 31 March 2017.
02 February 2017
People with a passion for agriculture are being urged to step forward and make a difference by applying for a role on the AHDB Board.
01 February 2017
The outlook for the English beef, lamb and pork sectors as the UK prepares to quit the EU will be the focus of an AHDB webinar this month.
19 January 2017
A new training and development web-based tool for the pig industry will be launched by AHDB later this year – providing farmers with a more simple and flexible way of recording staff skills.
18 January 2017
The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) is currently seeking applications for two positions on its Board.
04 January 2017
Pig semen from the UK has been used for the first time in India to improve its breeding stock and produce better quality pork.