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15 June 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: South Preparing for Holiday Season
EU - The European slaughter pig market continues to be well-balanced this week. Almost all quotations tend to remain constant and steady. The Spanish quotation went up slightly, while the British quotation...
31 May 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Quotations Take a Breather
EU - This week, the European slaughter market appears to be overall steady....
Pig Industry News from European Union Comprehensive Online Management Biosecurity Assessment Tool
Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health has expanded its suite of innovative biosecurity resources to help swine farms control the introduction and spread of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS)....
Pig Industry News from European Union VIDEO: What is the value of the PRRS Research Awards? by Dr. Andrea Ladinig
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Pig Industry News from European Union VIDEO: What is the value of the PRRS Research awards? by Nicolas Rose
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Pig Industry News from European Union VIDEO: What is the impact of the European PRRS research awards?
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Pig Industry News from European Union VIDEO: After 25 years of PRRS research, what are still the main knowledge gaps?
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30 May 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union Farmers, Forest Owners Along with Co-ops Driving Force Behind Green Jobs
EU - Copa and Cogeca underlined at a major workshop yesterday during this years’ Green Week the important role farmers and their cooperatives play in driving green jobs in Europe....
24 May 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Demand for Slaughter Pigs Continues
EU - The current European slaughter pig market appears overall optimistic. Many quotations recently went up considerably. In relation to demand, the scarce quantities of live pigs on offer are regarded...
18 May 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union Global Market Report – EU and Spain Mercedes Vega
Between supply and demand in Spain a balance has been struck, although punctual, after a month of repeating the prices of live hogs....
17 May 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Price Increase Likely to Take Place
EU - This week, the European slaughter pig market appears to be overall balanced. ...
09 May 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union Lull in EU Pig Price Growth
EU - The recent strong growth in EU pig prices became more subdued following Easter, writes Bethan Wilkins, AHDB analyst....
04 May 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Friendly Price Development
EU - The European slaughter pig market shows an altogether friendly face this week. Majority of the quotations were able to go up....
Pig Industry News from European Union IFA: Unfair Trading Practices Costing European Farmers, Agri Co-ops
EU - Speaking in Brussels at an event organised by EuroCommerce in the European Parliament, IFA President Joe Healy said unfair trading practices (UTPs) by retailers cost farmers and agri co-ops across...
02 May 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union Unity Among Farmers, Cooperative Presidents Brussels; Future of CAP Agreed Upon
EU - European farmers and cooperative Presidents united in Brussels on Friday (28 April) and agreed on a joint position on the future Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), underlining the need for a stronger, sustainable...
01 May 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union IFA's Support on Brexit Negotiations Building Up in Brussels
EU - Speaking from Brussels where he is attending a meeting of the European farm group COPA, IFA President Joe Healy said there is an increasing realisation among farm bodies across Europe of the potential...
26 April 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Quotations Moving Sideward
EU - This week, the European slaughter pig market appears to be in a continuously steady state. The quotations have been constant with no exceptions. The week after Easter is presenting markets which are...
24 April 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pork Exports Continue to Grow in 2017
EU - Although January’s performance of 187,500 tonnes was not repeated, EU exports of fresh/frozen pork to the rest of the world in February still showed an annual growth of 5 per cent at 176,000 tonnes,...
Pig Industry News from European Union EXAFAN: Cutting Edge Company at Figan
EU - EXAFAN in a leader in the supply of complete in-house produced equipment for agricultural operations of poultry, swine and other species, as well as the management and start-up of turnkey projects....
13 April 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Demand Around Easter Raises Quotations
EU - The friendly atmosphere on the EU slaughter pig was maintained over the past week. With Easter in view, demand for animals for slaughter continues to be vivid and has also been boosted by the nice...
06 April 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU and Spain Hog Markets
EU - The price of pork continues to recover in these first months of 2017, and last week has closed at 1,310 € / kg / live, writes Mercedes Vega, General Director for Spain, Italy & Portugal....
05 April 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Quotations Going up Considerably
EU - The European slaughter pig market continues to be characterised by a friendly mood. Demand is exceeding the quantities on offer, and the quotations by the majority are continuing the clear price increase...
04 April 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union IFA: European Parliament to Raise Brazilian Meat Scandal
EU - Following strong lobbying by IFA in Brussels over the last two weeks, IFA National Livestock Chairman Angus Woods said the Chairman of the European Parliament’s Agriculture Committee Czeslaw Siekierski...
28 March 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union IFA Reiterates Case in Brussels for Ban on Brazilian Meat
EU - IFA National Livestock Chairman Angus Woods has met with Irish MEPs, senior officials in the EU Commission in DG Sante, DG Agriculture, Commissioner Hogan’s cabinet and COPA, to reiterate the IFA...
23 March 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Quotations Inconsistent; Netherlands Closing Gap
EU - This week, the European slaughter pig market appears to be altogether inconsistent....
22 March 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union IFA Urges Immediate Ban on Brazilian Meat
EU - IFA President Joe Healy has called for an immediate ban on Brazilian meat imports into the EU. He said the latest shocking revelations on the failure of Brazil to meet EU standards and controls in...
15 March 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Brisk Demand for Pigs
EU - The market mood appears friendly on the one hand while also somewhat irked on the other in the European slaughter pig market this week....
08 March 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union Pork Commentary: European Swine Inventory
EU - Last week, Eurostat released inventories of the breeding herd and pigs in inventory in the 28 countries in the European Union, writes Jim Long, President – CEO Genesus Inc....
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Quotations Range from Unchanged to Slightly Positive
EU - Spring is awakening on the European slaughter pig market. ...
03 March 2017
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Hope for Price Increase in Germany
EU - The European slaughter pig market is still navigating in calm waters....
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