Performance and Innovation Forums 2016

The Forums will run on both Fair days (Tuesday 10th May and Wednesday 11th May) at the following times. Please note there will be a new location for the 2016 Fair which will be adjacent to Hall 3.

In or Out - don't miss the EU Referendum Debate "Are UK farmers better in or out?” chaired by Charlotte Smith, BBC Farming Today with prominent speakers Stuart Agnew, UKIP MEP, Sir Peter Kendall, AHDB chairman and former NFU President including farmers James Hook, PD Hook Hatcheries and Colin Rayner, arable farmer in East Berkshire.

  1. 10:00

    Outlook for Poultry and Eggs

    Planning ahead for your business? Get the low down from industry experts on their predictions for the challenges and opportunities ahead for poultry meat and eggs.

  2. 11:00

    Outlook for Pigs

    Are you prepared for the road ahead? Hear from industry experts on the outlook for the pig sector and the challenges and opportunities you need to be ready for.

  3. 12:00

    Driving Innovation in Supply, Nutrition and Performance

    Hear how in today’s global market we can drive innovation and work together to improve performance and margins on farm.

  4. 13:00

    Poultry Meat Performance – small changes, big differences

    Hear from two leading producers on where you can find those marginal gains to achieve the best possible performance from your broilers.

  5. 14:00

    Pig Performance – calm out of the chaos

    Indoor and outdoor pig producers share how data management systems can help identify marginal gains, control production costs and prepare your business for the future.

  6. 15:00

    Egg Performance – improving profitability

    Learn how to identify the marginal gains which can make a difference to both bird and business performance on your unit.