Pigs Tomorrow 2021: innovation conference

View the digital resources available at this event

Pigs Tomorrow will bring the pig sector together for the industry’s biggest conference of the year, drawing expert speakers from around the world and within the UK pig industry, who will be looking ahead to the pig industry of tomorrow.

The Innovation Conference is funded for levy payers by AHDB. 


Farrowing Systems of the Future: Challenge or Opportunity?

  • Zoe Davis, Chief Executive Officer, NPA
  • Gareth Virgo, White Rose Farms, Producer
  • Tim Miller, Equipment Manufacturer, ARM

Red Tractor Standards Standards Update – what’s in and what’s out

  • Georgina Crayford, Technical Manager (Pigs), Red Tractor Assurance
  • Stewart Houston, Chairman, Red Tractor’s Pig Sector

Meeting the Environmental Challenge

  • James Holmes, AHDB
  • Lizzie Wilson, Policy Services Officer, NPA
  • Robin Lawson,
  • Hugh Crabtree, Owner/Director, Farm Energy & Control Services Ltd

What makes a National Pig Awards Winner?

  • Charlie Thomson

Selling every part of the Pig for the Best Value

  • Angela Christison, Strategy Director Pork, AHDB
  • Liam Byrne, Head of Marketing, AHDB

AHDB are co-organisers of this event with Lewis Business Media (Pig World magazine).

Pigs Tomorrow 2021 Digital Resources list

Animal and welfare

Feeding growing and finishing pigs
Feeding lactating sows
Nutrition guidance for pigs
Control - pest
Trichinella in pig herds
Feeding the weaned pig
Cleaning and disinfection on pig farms
African swine fever
Biosecurity on pig farms
Real Welfare
Heat detection in pigs
Temperature requirements of pigs
Moving and handling pigs


Pig buildings and housing
Environmental Permitting Regulations
Slurry wizard

Knowledge Exchange

Industry information
UK pig facts and figures – 2019
Pig breeding and record keeping
Artificial insemination (AI) of pigs


UK pig meat outlook
AHDB Pork – Skills and training
Killing-out percentage

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If you have any questions about this event, please contact us using the details below.

E david@lewisbusinessmedia.co.uk

T 01825 725288