The EU PiG project was introduced at the recently held Hungarian National Agricultural and Food Exhibition and Fair - OMÉK.  More than 85,000 visitors from 15 countries attended the 79th OMÉK, which presented the best of Hungarian agriculture and food over four days, 26-29 September 2019.

Published in News on 28.10.2019

EU PiG partners, CRPA and Gran Suino Italiano Interprofessional Organization are hosting a conference "EU PiG: the European Thematic Network for Innovation in Pig Farming" to be held as part of the Italpig event in Cremona, Italy. This shall take place on Wednesday 23 October from 9:30 am in the Amati Room (Hall 1 - first floor) of CremonaFiere.

Published in News on 09.10.2019

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

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

EU PiG partner, Teagasc has recently been promoting the EU PiG project and Grand Prix with the West Cork Pig Discussion Group.  

Entries to the 2019 EU PiG Grand Prix are being collated by Regional Pig Innovation Groups (RPIGs) across Europe ready for evaluation, ahead of the fast approaching closing date of 28 February. 

Published in News on 13.02.2019
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