Pigs

End August pig placement year deadline

The Pig Industry Scholarship, now in its ninth year, is open for pig industry companies to take on a placement year student until August 31st. The programme, developed by the AHDB, National Pig Association (NPA)...

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New data on pig ammonia emissions

An AHDB-funded research project has provided robust evidence of ammonia emissions from a wide range of modern pig production systems, which will help in future climate change mitigation work The accelerated ammonia monitoring trial established eight new ammonia...

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Research co-ordinator for Cargill

Cargill UK has appointed Dr Clare Gaukroger as research co-ordinator for its pig team. In her new post, Dr Gaukroger will establish trials and manage data collection, analysis and interpretation for a wide range of projects on the company’s two UK reference farms. She...

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Full year growth for Cranswick

Pig and poultry processor Cranswick has reported significant increases in full year profitability and revenues. The Hull-based food group made a pre-tax profit of £114.8 million on revenues of £1.9 billion in the twelve months to March 27th, 2021, compared to £104.0m...

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