Skills & Training

19 April 2024

The Pig Industry Scholarship Programme has spent over a decade establishing itself as an important player in providing graduate talent to the UK pig industry.

4 January 2024

Find out why Andrew Palmer is an advocate for stockperson training

11 January 2024

Over 150 GCSE students gained first-hand experience of the agricultural industry as part of a new conference aimed at educating schoolchildren about food provenance and healthy eating.

17 January 2024

Last Wednesday, the School Farm Visits Support Programme pilot kicked off with CEVAS (Countryside Educational Visits Accreditation Scheme) training.

10 May 2024

We are launching a pilot project to help farmers deliver high-quality, safe, and memorable on-farm experiences for school children.

8 September 2023

A programme of advanced workshops for pig workers is returning after a four-year break to address the growing challenges and responsibilities in the pork industry.

20 July 2023

We are looking for expressions of interest from trainers who can deliver our Stockperson Plus training courses

23 May 2023

Andrew Palmer, Knowledge Exchange Relationship Manager (Pork), provides an update on our stockperson training courses

9 November 2022

Register for our next round of stockperson training

11 October 2022

Find out how you can build a motivated team and become an employer of choice

8 August 2022

Red Tractor members need to have completed online welfare training by 31 August 2022. Until this date, or until 8,000 people register, the cost of the training (£10) is being waived.

15 August 2022

‘Developing People in Agriculture’ was one of the topics discussed in the Pig Forum at this year’s British Pig and Poultry Fair. AHDB’s Mark Campbell and Izak Van Heerden chaired the open panel sessions, which focused on the steps needed to recruit, train, and develop staff.