Eight pig producers from across Europe have won international awards for their innovation in pig production. They are the winning entrants in the EU PiG Innovation Group (EU PiG) Grand Prix and have each been awarded the title of EU PiG Ambassador.

It is an annual competition designed to identify best practice on pig farms and share it with pig producers throughout the European network and beyond.

Published in Press Releases on 21.05.2019

African swine fever (ASF) is a highly contagious disease of pigs, warthogs, European wild boar and American wild pigs. All age groups are equally susceptible and mortality rates may be as high as 100%.

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Published in News on 08.05.2019

Following the huge success of the Pigs 2022 conference in 2017, Pig World and AHDB (EU PiG Coordinator) are delighted to announce a new event for 2019 – Pigs Tomorrow, a 2 day conference, to be held at The Jurys Inn Hotel, Hinckley, Leicestershire.

Published in Events on 19.02.2019

Welcome to the latest newsletter of the EU PiG project.  This edition provides news of the 2019 EU PiG Grand Prix competition and details of the EU PiG partners annual consortium and steering group meeting.  In addition, it features details about 'Pig Innovation Network' and a new event for 2019 - 'Pigs Tomorrow'.

Published in Newsletters on 19.02.2019

Partners in the EU PiG consortium met in Oirschot, NL, on 5/6 February 2019, for the project's annual Consortium and Steering Group meeting. This was organised by EU PiG partner, ZLTO and hosted and chaired by the Project Coordinator, Ben Williams, AHDB.

Published in News on 15.02.2019
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