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Pig farming news from the Irish Farmers Journal

All the latest pig farming news from the Irish Farmers Journal. Keep up to date with all pig farming and production news developments in the pig sector.
As South Korea deals with a foot-and-mouth crisis, domestic pigmeat supplies are tightening and prices are surging.
By Amy McShane on 17 February 2017
Pig prices have increased by 4c/kg in the past week, bringing the price to €1.64/kg.
By Amy McShane on 15 February 2017
Big variation in the highest and lowest prices being paid for pigs across Ireland.
By Eleanor McBennett on 09 February 2017
Tom Hogan, chair of the IFA pigs committee, has said that farmers are expecting the pig price to increase substantially over the coming days.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 07 February 2017
Factory demand for pigs increases, so prices should follow suit.
By Eleanor McBennett on 02 February 2017
Demand for pigs remains strong and prices are relatively steady this week.
By Eleanor McBennett on 26 January 2017
Solid demand from pig processors has resulted in an increase in prices being paid for pigs this week.
By Eleanor McBennett on 19 January 2017
Thanks to a spike in demand from China, top pig producers are now recovering the losses of 2015 and early 2016.
By Phelim O'Neill on 14 January 2017
A price increase is needed if Irish pig farmers are to recoup the losses sustained over the past two years.
By Eleanor McBennett on 12 January 2017
A dispute between a butcher and pig farmer has arisen surrounding the alleged mislabelling of bacon.
By Odile Evans on 10 January 2017
Speaking at the Bord Bia marketing seminar in Naas on Friday Brendan Gleeson from the Department of Agriculture said the next step in accessing the Chinese market is a visit expected later this year.
By Phelim O'Neill on 08 January 2017
Demand for pigs has remained strong, with farmer expectation of an uplift in prices early in the year.
By Eleanor McBennett on 05 January 2017
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