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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.
'There can be no more excuses - the pig price must rise across the board'
The IFA has called for pig prices to return match those in the UK and Europe.
By Michael Keaveny on 01 March 2018
The IFA has called for factories to increase prices and support the Irish pig industry.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 27 February 2018
Hopes of a pig price rise over the next few weeks abound, as previous plentiful supply of pigs disappear.
By Eleanor McBennett on 15 February 2018
Some evidence that the financial crisis on all European pig farms may be at an end.
By Eleanor McBennett on 08 February 2018
Pig farmers are growing increasingly concerned by consistently low prices for their product.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 02 February 2018
Stability at the current price, that is below the cost of production, is of no benefit.
By Eleanor McBennett on 01 February 2018
With prices falling, it is clear that every pig leaving an Irish pig farm is losing money.
By Eleanor McBennett on 25 January 2018
Another price drop sees Irish pig sector in crisis mode.
By Eleanor McBennett on 18 January 2018
Pig prices are headed for €1.40/kg, threatening a fresh income crisis in the sector, the IFA has warned.
By Thomas Hubert on 16 January 2018
Bord Bia reports on a strong export performance for the Irish meat industry in 2017
By Phelim O'Neill on 11 January 2018
Many pig farmers questioning transparency of pig price as now price is below the cost of production even with good demand for pigmeat
By Eleanor McBennett on 11 January 2018
Watch: Irish buyers turn to Irish pig and poultry
Interest from domestic buyers for Irish white meat is picking up and Chinese demand is expected to remain strong, Bord Bia said in its outlook for this year.
By Thomas Hubert on 08 January 2018
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