Contents tagged with pigs

19 January 2024

According to the latest Defra figures, the UK produced 71,900 t of pig meat in December.

18 December 2023

The latest Defra figures show that at 01 June 2023 the UK pig population stood at 4.68 million head, a year on year decline of 10.3%.

7 December 2023

Compared to figures seen 4 weeks ago the EU average price has declined by just over 2p.

31 August 2023

Since peaking at the record high of 215.47p/kg in the penultimate week of July, EU pig reference prices have been in steady decline.

1 June 2022

When stock judging finished pigs, our guide can help you to know what to look for.

24 August 2020

Consider these common faults and inefficiencies so you can keep your ventilation systems in good condition.

11 August 2020

Guidance on control systems which can be used to achieve the optimum environmental conditions in pig buildings.

24 August 2020

Understand how natural ventilation works for housed pigs, the problems and the solutions.

11 August 2020

Growth and food intake are highly dependent on temperature. This information looks at factors that affect pigs' temperature requirements.