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09 February 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Crop Sowing Figures Good News for Animal Producers
EU - New Copa and Cogeca figures show good EU cereals plantings this year due to favourable weather conditions, but grain prices remain low whilst the EU rapeseed harvest is expected to be down, partly...
04 February 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Private Storage Ended, Markets Well-Balanced for the Most Part
EU - Last week, the end of the pigmeat private storage aid was the main topic of conversation on the markets....
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Sow Prices Remain Steady
EU - Since the start of the year, EU sow prices have generally been stable....
29 January 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pigmeat Private Storage Aid Scheme Closes
EU - EU Member States have voted to close the pigmeat Private Storage Aid Scheme (PSA). The scheme only opened on 4 January 2016....
Pig Industry News from European Union European Commission Makes Farm Incomes Priority
ANALYSIS - Farmers’ incomes are to be given top priority this year by the European Commission as it seeks to ensure “a fair return for producers for their products”....
28 January 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union EC Welcomes Practical Guidelines to Assess Pigs for Transport
EU - Practical EU guidelines to assess the fitness of pigs for transport, aiming to be an extra tool available to professionals to ensure a high level of fitness for transport of pigs, written by leading...
27 January 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Private Storage Still Popular
EU - The European pigs slaughter market proves to be steady altogether on the level achieved so far....
25 January 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union EU and Spanish Pork Markets
SPAIN and EU - Spain’s slaughter numbers went up 7 per cent in 2015 compared with 2014. Spain exported 45 per cent of its pork production (Germany and Spain have increased their exports, while other...
21 January 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union Poor Outlook for European Feed Industry in 2016
EUROPEAN UNION - Compound feed production in the EU-28 in 2015 grew very slightly by 0.2 per cent compared with 2014, but a downward trend is expected in 2016 in a depressed EU livestock market, according...
Pig Industry News from European Union More Simplifying Measures for EU Farm Payments
EU - A new suite of measures to simplify the EU's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) were welcomed this week by farming organisation Copa-Cogeca....
15 January 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union Pig Group Seeks €2 Million EU Funding
EU - An exciting new project pulling together the best the pig industry has to offer across the EU has been launched....
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Market Cleared – Price Increase Observed in Some Countries
EU - Optimism finally is showing on the European pig slaughter market at last....
14 January 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Commits Nearly €161 million to Combat Animal Diseases in 2016
EU - The EU has committed close to €161 million to support eradication, control and surveillance programmes that aim to eliminate animal diseases and zoonoses as well as further strengthen the protection...
Pig Industry News from European Union Cost of Pig Production Falls 16 Per Cent
UK and EU - The latest cost of production report, produced by AHDB Pork, showed a fall of nearly 16 per cent in 2014, to £1.39/kg....
11 January 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Market Cleared at the Beginning of the Year
EU - Now after the Christmas holidays, the EU pig slaughter market appears to have widely cleared. ...
08 January 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union Most Europeans Think CAP is Important
EUROPEAN UNION - Over 80 per cent of survey respondents consider the role of the EU's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) "very or fairly important" for stimulating jobs and growth and for supporting the...
06 January 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Private Storage Aid for Pigmeat Now Open
EU - The EU Private Storage Aid for pigmeat is now open, entering into force on 4 January....
04 January 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Market in Holiday Mode – Quotations Steady
EU - The European pig slaughter market still is in a holiday mode. Cross-border market activities are severely limited because of the Christmas holidays and the days of slaughter thus missing....
Pig Industry News from European Union Fight Against Food Fraud Strengthened by New Research
EU - Impressive progress has been made in better understanding food fraud and developing online tools that will help the food sector tackle this threat....
24 December 2015
Pig Industry News from European Union World Population Growth to Support EU Meat Exports Over Next Decade
EU - The EU has published a medium-term Agricultural Outlook for the years up to 2025....
21 December 2015
Pig Industry News from European Union Income Per EU Agricultural Worker Down by 4.3 Per Cent
EU - Real agricultural income in the European Union (EU) has fallen by 6.0 per cent in 2015 compared with 2014, while agricultural labour input has dropped by 1.8 per cent....
18 December 2015
Pig Industry News from European Union Food Safety Concern as Campylobacter Infections Still Rising in EU
EU - Human cases of listeriosis and campylobacteriosis rose once again in 2014, continuing an upward trend that began in 2008....
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Brisk Market – Price Increase Failing to Appear
EU - The final sprint before Christmas has begun on the European pig slaughter market....
14 December 2015
Pig Industry News from European Union EU and Spanish Pork Markets
EU and SPAIN - This is the Sixteenth week in Spain that the pork price has been going down, reaching values not seen in the Spanish market since 2009, writes Mercedes Vega, General Director for Spain,...
11 December 2015
Pig Industry News from European Union Safe Reintroduction of Feeding Food Waste to Pigs a Sustainable Option
EU - A new study shows that if the European Union lifted the pigswill ban imposed following 2001's foot-and-mouth disease epidemic, and harnessed technologies developed in East Asian countries for 'heat-treating'...
10 December 2015
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Lowest Point Reached – Quotations Stabilising
EU - Now just before Christmas and with the prices no longer falling, the European pig slaughter market has become steady again....
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Meat Storage Aid to Open 4th January
EU - On Wednesday 2 December, EU Member States approved plans to open Private Storage Aid (PSA) for pig meat from Monday 4 January 2016....
09 December 2015
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Funds to Support El Niño Relief as Food Security Declines
EU - The European Union has announced a contribution of €125 million to finance emergency actions in countries affected by the extreme weather phenomenon ‘El Niño’ in Africa, the Caribbean, Central...
Pig Industry News from European Union Slow Growth Forecast for EU Pig Meat
EU - EU pig meat production is expected to grow only slowly over the next decade, according to the EU Commission’s newly published Medium-term Outlook report....
08 December 2015
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Agri-Food Exports at Record Level
EU - After a slow-down in August, the value of EU agri-food exports has resumed the positive trend (+13 per cent), as monthly exports in September exceeded imports by €2 billion. ...
 
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