Browse the pig producer case studies and technical reports below, which share best practice in Animal Welfare.  The producers are EU PiG Ambassadors and winners of the annual EU PiG Grand Prix, who have focused on one of the specific Animal Welfare challenges chosen by the industry each year.

A network of experts forming the EU PiG Animal Welfare Thematic Group consolidates existing industry knowledge and validates the best practice identified through the EU PiG Grand Prix. 

This theme is about the care and treatment of livestock through increased understanding of the welfare requirements of the pig.

Faeces and urine are separated, and regularly removed, from the finisher pig housing to reduce the production of ammonia on a Belgian unit run by Akivar.

Ambassador: Bart Vanackere, Belgium

Publication date: July 2019 | Theme: Animal welfare

Challenges: The quality of the farm atmosphere

Technical reports