New publications shed light on the pig industry
The AHDB Pork Yearbook and Pig & Poultry Pocketbook are both now available through the AHDB Pork website. Both provide a wide range of facts and figures about the pig industry.
The newly published AHDB Pork Yearbook provides an update on the performance of the pig industry over the last year. It includes key industry statistics and pig performance data, both nationally and internationally, as well as details of marketing, knowledge transfer and research and development activity carried out by AHDB over the last year. It also focuses on the field trials which are under way and looks at the work on skills development together with innovation work. Copies of the Yearbook can be downloaded by clicking here or by e-mailing Pork.KT@ahdb.org.uk.
The 2015 Pig & Poultry Pocketbook is also now available through the AHDB Pork website. The Pocketbook pulls together the key facts and figures about the pig and poultry industries in one place. It covers the whole supply chain, from farm to fork, including information about the structure of the industry, prices, production levels, carcase classification, international trade and retail sales. To download the pig section of the Pocketbook, click here, while the poultry section is available here. Hard copies are available by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.