12 December 2018
Antibiotic usage has never been a more important topic than it is today, which makes the findings of an AHDB Pork-sponsored Nuffield Farming Scholarship of great interest and importance to the agricultural sector.
07 December 2018
Pig producers are being invited to join a scheme which will give them access to post-mortem data on their pigs to help monitor the health of their herd and potentially save money.
29 November 2018
The costs of pig meat production in 17 countries during 2017 are examined in a new report from AHDB Pork.
27 November 2018
During AHDB’s latest Pick Pork campaign, sales of promoted cuts increased 16.5 per cent and almost £3.2 million compared to the previous period*, according to Kantar Worldpanel.
16 November 2018
The 2019 European Pig Innovation Group (EU PiG) Grand Prix is open for entries until 28 February 2019. All pig producers are invited to enter their innovative ideas and examples of on-farm best practice in this annual EU-wide contest, with up to 300 producers competing to become an EU PiG Ambassador.
06 November 2018
Keeping things simple and focused will help keep the British pig industry fit for the future says the winner of this year’s David Black Award.
The award is presented to someone who has made a valuable and sustained contribution to the British pig industry and this year goes to Mick Sloyan.
30 October 2018
AHDB has engaged BMG Research to conduct an in-depth survey of pig buildings. This will help the organisation gain insight into what pig housing is currently in use and what the future needs of the industry might be, so they can support producers accordingly.
23 October 2018
Pig producers are invited to attend one of four roadshows looking at practical solutions to manage antibiotic use and maintain good animal health and welfare.
12 September 2018
The latest £2.5 million phase of the AHDB ‘Pick Pork’ advertising campaign will hit TV screens from Monday (17 September).
22 August 2018
Eight pig producers from across Europe have won international awards for their innovation in pig production. They are the winning entrants in the EU PiG Innovation Group (EU PiG) Grand Prix and have each been awarded the title of EU PiG Ambassador.
17 August 2018
Opportunities for exporting pork to Mexico will be explored when the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) arrives in the country next month.
17 August 2018
The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) has recruited two new members of staff to complete the pork knowledge transfer (KT) and knowledge exchange (KE) teams.
19 July 2018
Zanita Markham has joined the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) as Environment and Buildings Knowledge Transfer Officer.
04 July 2018
A new agreement has been signed between AHDB and Defra setting out how AHDB could develop a new multi-species livestock traceability service for England.
04 June 2018
Almost half a million more shoppers bought fresh pork during the two phases of AHDB Pork’s £3 million midweek meals campaign*.
23 May 2018
A popular AHDB publication for the pig industry has for the first time entered the digital era – providing readers with greater access to a wealth of resources.
18 May 2018
The Asia-Pacific region continues to offer opportunities for the UK pork sector – but industry must continue to work hard to ensure UK products are at the top of the list for importers.
15 May 2018
Industry leaders have welcomed latest figures which show the pig industry reduced antibiotic usage in the UK by 28 per cent in 2017, bringing the total reduction in two years to more than 50 per cent.
04 May 2018
Ben Williams has joined the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) as Knowledge Transfer Senior Manager in the pork team.
16 April 2018
High quality beef, lamb and pork from Britain will take centre stage this week at a major food and drinks exhibition in Barcelona.
13 April 2018
Tulip director Mark Haighton has been appointed to the Pork Sector Board of the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB).
11 April 2018
A complaint from vegan group Viva! on the AHDB Pork Midweek Meals campaign has not been upheld by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA).
09 March 2018
The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) attended Mexico’s largest international food and drink fair this week to look at developing new export opportunities.
05 March 2018
High quality pork from Britain will take centre stage at the largest food and drink international trade show in Japan this week.
12 February 2018
The 2018 European Pig Innovation Group (EU PiG) Grand Prix is open for entries until 28 February.
02 February 2018
Pig producers have been told retaining more young sows is vital to their overall herd performance and to improve financial gains.
31 January 2018
Farmers could reduce their feed and energy costs while improving growth rates, thanks to an updated handbook from the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB).
18 January 2018
The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) has appointed Angela Christison as its new Strategy Director for Pork.
05 January 2018
A report by AHDB Pork which looks at the cost of pig meat production in all EU countries will prove valuable to pig producers in Britain – particularly in the face of Brexit.
04 January 2018
AHDB Pork is looking for four producers to be new Strategic Farm hosts, in an exciting development for 2018.