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02 March 2015
Pig Industry News from Denmark Weekly Overview: Merger of Denmark's Top Pig Processors
GLOBAL - As two of Denmark's leading pig processors announce their intention to merge, we take a look at how such a move might impact the market. In Viet Nam, pig numbers and pork output are on the rise....
25 February 2015
Pig Industry News from Denmark Merger Announced of Danish Crown, Tican
DENMARK - Denmark’s two cooperative slaughterhouse companies have agreed to combine their activities in a joint company....
18 February 2015
Pig Industry News from Denmark Increased Breeding Herd for Denmark
DENMARK - As at 1 January 2015, Statistics Denmark reported a two per cent increase on the year of the country’s total number of pigs, to 12.7 million head....
05 February 2015
Pig Industry News from Denmark New Action Plan to Strengthen Danish Organic Production
DENMARK - The Danish government has launched a new, broad action plan for a more organic Denmark. The plan paves the way for a closer and binding collaboration between the local, regional and state authorities....
Pig Industry News from Denmark Pigs as Models to Help Prevent Human Obesity Problems
DENMARK - With the aid of a grant to the tune of DKK17.5 million from Innovation Fund Denmark, scientists will be developing healthy foods that can prevent obesity-related diseases and promote public health....
30 January 2015
Pig Industry News from Denmark Danish Crown's DC Pork CEO Steps Down
DENMARK - Danish Crown has decided to terminate its cooperation with CEO of DC Pork, Jesper Friis....
29 January 2015
Pig Industry News from Denmark Danish Pig Industry Adapting to New Challenges
DENMARK - With the Danish pig industry focused almost entirely on exports, its strategies undoubtedly affect other countries, including the UK – the largest importer of Danish bacon....
14 January 2015
Pig Industry News from Denmark Danes Achieve Two Per Cent Rise in Pork Exports
DENMARK - Denmark exported almost two per cent more pig meat in the first nine months of 2014 than the year before, despite the Russian ban....
29 December 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark Denmark Sees Increase in Sales of Organic Pork for New Year
DENMARK - Sales of high grade cuts from organic livestock have been in high demand in Denmark running up to New Year's Eve....
24 December 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark MRSA Affects Two-thirds of Danish Pig Farms
DENMARK - The food and agriculture minister admits that "previous efforts have not been enough" as a new study shows that the methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacterium is more widespread...
18 December 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark Denmark Leads the Way for Animal Welfare
DENMARK - As Denmark is becoming a leader in animal welfare, agriculture minister, Dan Jørgensen, has announced a major international conference....
15 December 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark Decline in Danish Agriculture Needs Addressing
DENMARK - Annual gross investment in Danish agriculture has fallen 50 per cent in the last five years, whilst debt levels of Danish farms have more than doubled....
03 December 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark How to Keep Pig Barn Smells and Emission Down
DENMARK - Environmental regulations for pig farmers in Denmark are becoming tighter and tighter....
27 November 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark Danes Choose Favourite Dish: It's Fried Pork
DENMARK - Following a nationwide survey, fried pork with parsley sauce and potatoes has been named by the Danish National Dish....
26 November 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark How is Danish Pig Sector Improving Welfare?
DENMARK - The Danish pig industry is to raise welfare practices and regulations on the farm over those being demanded by the European Union....
Pig Industry News from Denmark Danish Pig Sector Seeks to Increase Investment
DENMARK - Since the financial crisis of 2008, investment in the Danish pig sector has been low....
25 November 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark Denmark Faces Challenge over Live Pig Exports
DENMARK - The Danish pig industry is facing a fight as slaughter numbers are declining and more and more live pigs are being sent out of the country for finishing and slaughter....
Pig Industry News from Denmark Danish Pig Industry Steps Up Biosecurity
DENMARK - Strict border biosecurity is ensuring that Denmark is keeping African swine fever and other major pig diseases out of the country....
Pig Industry News from Denmark Danish Crown Rides out Market Turbulence
DENMARK - Despite market disruption caused by the political situation in Russia, Danish Crown Group says it has posted satisfactory results for the year....
07 November 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark New Ways to Evaluate the Benefit of Gilts Synchronised by Altresyn on the Flow of Breeding Animals and Piglet Output
DENMARK - Synchronisation of gilts with Altresyn allowed more even numbers of matings every week, and this resulted in a more regular flow into the farrowing rooms, better utilisation of farrowing house...
04 November 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark Danish Pig Producers to Halve Use of Critical Antibiotics
DENMARK - With a brand new action plan, the Danish Pig Research Centre is aiming to halve the use of the antibiotic, tetracycline, before the end of 2015. At the same time, the current Yellow Card scheme...
Pig Industry News from Denmark Chr. Hansen to Launch Global PorcBoost Programme at EuroTier
DENMARK - The Complete PorcBoost™ probiotic programme supports all stages of swine production, says Chr. Hansen....
31 October 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark Larger Finishing Units Will Offer Better Returns for Danish Pig Producers
DENMARK - There are major benefits to be gained from producing finishers in new, larger units, participants at the recent Herning conference heard. ...
29 October 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark How the Danes Love Their Pork Dishes!
DENMARK - In a bid to find the top national food of Denmark, the choice has been narrowed down to eight dishes, presenting all the regions of the country. Six of those dishes include pig meat! ...
Pig Industry News from Denmark MRSA and Danish Pig Production in Perspective
DENMARK - There are several strains of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacteria but one strain in particular, CC398, is associated with animals and is in Denmark primarily found in pigs....
27 October 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark Danish Crown to Test Antibiotic-free Pig Production
DENMARK - Five of Danish Crown's cooperative owners will begin trialling the production of slaughter pigs without antibiotics from December....
Pig Industry News from Denmark Danish Pig Industry Steps up Border Disease Measures
DENMARK - With African swine fever just 10 hours driving time away, the Danish pig industry is to intensify disease protection measures at its land border with Germany by building a state-of-the-art vehicle...
13 October 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark Antimicrobial Use in Danish Pigs Continues to Increase
DENMARK - Antimicrobial usage in animals in Denmark continued to increase in 2013 – mainly due to an increased use in pigs. However, antimicrobial use in pigs is still 12 per cent lower than in 2009....
03 October 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark European Livestock Sector Collaborates on Sustainable Development
DENMARK - Research in technology and biology provides new development opportunities for European livestock farming, delegates to the recent European Association of Animal Production (EAAP) conference heard...
01 October 2014
Pig Industry News from Denmark Danes Look at Bacteria as Sustainable Soy Alternative for Pigs
DENMARK - The greenhouse gas, methane, can be turned into pork instead of contributing to global warming, according to Aarhus University scientists, who are working with industry on the production of an...
 
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