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Friday, May 24, 2013
Irlbeck Named World Pork Expo General Manager
US — The National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) has named Alicia Irlbeck as the new general manager of World Pork Expo, the world’s largest pork-specific trade show. ...
Thursday, April 04, 2013
European Pig Meat Industry Facing Its Challenges
EU - The European pig meat industry is facing its challenges with issues such as regulations on sow pens impacting production, according to Frederique Clusel, group director of Swine Business for Zoetis...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Growing Importance of Emerging Markets
GLOBAL - The emerging markets are becoming an increasingly important focus for global companies, according to a Zoetis executive....
Monday, March 11, 2013
Zoetis Unveils Vision for Europe, Africa and Middle East
GLOBAL - Zoetis, the former animal health business unit of Pfizer, is aiming for strong and sustainable business growth....
Friday, January 25, 2013
Writing and Presenting Scientific Papers
GLOBAL - What is the point of researching issues of animal health, welfare or production practices if the results and the message are not delivered to the public at large?...
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
SALmate Embraces Life in Thailand
THAILAND - American manufacturer, The Ballard Group, Inc., has officially launched its innovative EPA/DHA dry encapsulated formulation, SALmate, during a full-day seminar in the Thai capital of Bangkok....
Thursday, July 12, 2012
Pork Commentary: Drought
US - The US corn price rolled higher last week with spot corn hovering around $7.00 a bushel pushing the cost of production of hogs up due to feed prices by $15 - $20 per head in the last three weeks,...
Friday, May 11, 2012
OUTLOOK CONFERENCE: Conference Examines Future of UK Red Meat, Dairy Sectors
ANALYSIS – There are some signs of improvement in the UK economy, according to an agricultural economics specialist speaking at the UK Outlook Conference for the red meat and dairy sectors last week,...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Pfizer Takes up 'Love that Pork' Challenge
US - Pfizer Animal Health Team Pork has initiated a challenge, 'Love that Pork', to educate building staff and consumers about pork preparation while increasing pork consumption in the facilities' cafeterias....
Monday, September 12, 2011
Evergreen Colony with No.1 Carcase Award
CANADA - At their annual producer banquet recently, Maple Leaf Foods recognised long time Genesus Customer, Evergreen Farms with No.1 (Signature) Award in the Canadian Pork Industry: Best Carcase for a...
Tuesday, August 09, 2011
Chefs Enjoy Safari Supper
UK - More than 50 chefs were treated to some original pork menus during a safari supper organised by BPEX. ...
Friday, June 10, 2011
Join the Fun at the Children's Cookery Theatre
SCOTLAND, UK - More than 1000 children will get a hands-on opportunity to cook simple, healthy and nutritious dishes including beef, pork and lamb at this year’s Royal Highland Show....
Tuesday, March 01, 2011
Pork Commentary: Growth Rates Best Ever?
CANADA - This week's North American Pork Commentary from Jim Long. ...
Plans Advance for World Pork Expo
US — The US pork industry’s newest technologies, outstanding breeding stock and educational seminars are major features at the 2011 World Pork Expo....
Wednesday, February 09, 2011
BPEX Appoints New Representative
UK - A new representative has been appointed to look after the interests of the English beef, lamb and pork sectors in German- speaking countries on behalf of EBLEX and BPEX....
Friday, September 03, 2010
Consumers Key Focus of Proposed 2011 NPB Budget
US - Consumer perspectives of pork and pork production are the central focus of the National Pork Board's proposed 2011 budget that will be debated next week in Des Moines, Iowa....
Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Supermarket Chain Cuts Out Castration
BELGIUM - The country's largest supermarket chain has announced that it will stop selling pork from castrated pigs by the end of the year....
Friday, August 06, 2010
National PIG'nic Week Starts on Monday
UK - A new promotional campaign to encourage consumers to choose pig meat products as part of their picnic meal is due to start on Monday, with activities continuing to the end of the month....
Thursday, July 15, 2010
New Pig Yearbook Published
UK - A more positive attitude to pork coupled with high profile support from TV chefs and food writers have given the English pig industry a real boost in the last year....
Wednesday, May 26, 2010
World Pork Expo Debuts People’s Choice BBQ Contest
US - World Pork Expo will offer a new barbecue contest and everyone is invited to be the judge. ...
Tuesday, May 11, 2010
Two New Appointments at BPEX
UK - Two new members of staff have joined BPEX, both with a remit involving pig health....
Friday, May 07, 2010
Visit BPEX at Pig and Poultry Fair
UK - BPEX will launch its biggest project yet at the British Pig and Poultry Fair next week – Hall 2 Stand 48. ...
Tuesday, April 20, 2010
BPEX to Launch Campaign at Pig Fair
UK - BPEX will launch its biggest project yet at the British Pig and Poultry Fair, 11-12 May 2010. ...
Tuesday, February 09, 2010
Pork Commentary: Better but Not Good Enough
CANADA - This week's North American Pork Commentary from Jim Long. ...
Thursday, October 01, 2009
Accra to Educate Public on Safety of Pork
ACCRA, GHANA - The first Accra Pork Festival and Sales Bonanza would be held in Accra from 11 to 13 December 2009 to educate the public that pigs reared in Ghana were safe for human consumption....
Friday, September 25, 2009
New Web Site Promotes Red Meat for Good Health
UK - A new web site, meatandhealth.com, has been set up to promote the role of red meat in the diet. ...
Friday, June 19, 2009
Iron-Clad Case for Red Meat
UK - A new report highlights the importance of red meat as a source of iron in the human diet. ...
Friday, April 24, 2009
Pork Seminar Offers Everything but the Oink
SCOTLAND, UK - More than 50 chefs from throughout Scotland have been learning about the opportunities in using everything but the ‘oink’ from pig carcases to help profitability. ...
Wednesday, March 04, 2009
New Date Set for Outlook Conference
UK - A new date has now been set for the Outlook Conference jointly hosted by EBLEX and BPEX. ...
Monday, February 02, 2009
Outlook 2009 Conference Postponed
UK - A conference sponsored by EBLEX/BPEX has been postponed due to severe weather conditions in the south of the UK....

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