British Pig & Poultry Fair News

Welcome to the news page for the British Pig & Poultry Fair. All the news and press information for the Fair is available here.

Event Press Releases

  1. Pig & Poultry Fair highlights industry challenges and opportunities

    Pig and poultry producers welcomed the chance to come together at the British Pig & Poultry Fair to discuss and highlight pressing issues and opportunities for the sectors. Jen Walters, AHDB head of knowledge exchange in pork, said she was pleased to see so many producers at the Fair this week. “It had a great […]

  2. Visitors flock to first Pig & Poultry Fair for four years

    Pig and poultry producers thronged the stands on the British Pig & Poultry Fair’s opening day, making the most of the opportunity so see the latest technical developments and hear expert business predictions. The 335 stands at the Fair – held at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire – covered animal health, breeding, housing, nutrition, energy, transport, biosecurity […]

  3. 5 top reasons to visit the British Pig & Poultry Fair 2022

    Press Release 5 top reasons to visit the British Pig & Poultry Fair The British Pig & Poultry Fair will be taking place from 10-11 May for the first time in four years. The sectors are facing significant challenges right now, so how will producers benefit from visiting? 1 – GETTING TOGETHER: After two years […]

  4. Stronger together at the British Pig & Poultry Fair

    Pig and poultry producers have faced a challenging few years and are looking forward to coming together at the Fair to share information, ideas and strategies for recovery. From the shortage in pig processing to avian influenza, and now soaring input costs, managing farm businesses at a time of such extreme volatility is both difficult […]

  5. Pig & Poultry forums tackle tough sector challenges

    The British Pig & Poultry Fair, partnered by ABN, is returning to Stoneleigh on 10-11 May, offering a long-awaited opportunity for the industry to get together and discuss challenges and opportunities. Pig, poultry and egg producers have endured a volatile couple of years during Covid. “It’s important for people to attend, because we haven’t seen […]

  6. Pig & Poultry Fair on track for May 2022!

    The British Pig & Poultry Fair returns in 2022 on 10 and 11 May and is hotly anticipated as a chance for the industry to get together, see what is new and share ideas.   As the leading event for the sectors the Fair is a must attend event for anyone in the industry wanting […]

  7. Online Pig & Poultry Forums success

    Balancing consumer demands for higher animal welfare with lower emissions, and greater productivity with reduced inputs are very real problems for pig and poultry producers. But new research and technology could provide some of the answers, as visitors to the online Pig & Poultry Forums on 12 May discovered. Although the poultry meat, egg and […]

  8. Get the latest information at Pig & Poultry Forums online

    Pig and poultry producers can get all of the latest information and advice about developments in their sector at the Pig & Poultry online forums on 12 May. Partnered by ABN, the programme for the day will include the popular pig, poultry meat and egg outlooks, plus a number of technical sessions, all of which […]

  9. May 2022 confirmed as date of next British Pig & Poultry Fair

    The Royal Agricultural Society of England is pleased to confirm the next British Pig & Poultry Fair will take place on Tuesday 10th and Wednesday 11th May 2022 at NAEC Stoneleigh. Following the sad but necessary cancellation of the 2020 Fair due to COVID-19, the RASE Trustees had hoped to be able to run the […]

Exhibitor Press Releases

  1. BASF returns to Pig & Poultry Fair to launch its new rodenticide, Selontra®, to the rural market

    Leading pest control solutions company, BASF, is set to return to Pig and Poultry Fair this May, bringing its portfolio of innovative solutions to the rural industry. The BASF team will introduce its award-winning cholecalciferol rodenticide, Selontra®, offering farm businesses a unique solution to solve their rodent problems. Since launching to the professional pest control […]

  2. New dual action feed ingredient improves efficiency and meat yield

    Cargill UK is introducing the new feed ingredient Intella® Dual at the Pig and Poultry Fair, NAEC, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire on May 10/11, 2022. It provides a unique dual action mix of fermentation postbiotic technology and essential oil compounds. Intella Dual has been trialled on broiler units in North America, Thailand and France during 2021 and […]

  3. Eggbase and Newquip announce smooth integration with Big Dutchman to bring data into the eggsense platform

    Eggbase Ltd has announced an integration with Big Dutchman to bring data into the Eggsense platform, directly from one or many Big Dutchman BFN Fusion/Viper Touch systems. This smooth synchronisation of data removes the need for manual data entry and allows for correlations with data from other sources, benchmarking and advanced data analytics, leading to […]

  4. NEW TECHNOLOGY:   “Broiler weighing without the back ache”…..

    Pondus Limited, a UK based agtech start-up has launched its first commercial product for the weighing of broilers through camera technology. The technology will be on demonstration at the Pig and Poultry Fair with the opportunity to win a free installation and 12 months free subscription worth £2500. The start-up has focused on creating a […]

  5. Eggbase announce seamless integration with Hotraco Agri BV to bring data into the eggsense platform

    Eggbase Ltd have launched an integration with Hotraco Agri BV to bring data into the Eggsense platform, directly from one or many Hotraco Fortica controllers. This effortless synchronisation of data eradicates the need for manual data entry and allows for correlations with data from other sources, benchmarking, and advanced data analytics, leading to production efficiencies, […]

  6. Simcro™️ VS Injector designed from the ground up for compliance and safety

    In response to the key compliance and safety challenges that pig producers were facing globally, Datamars – an innovative and quality leader in animal and farm management, developed the Simcro™️ VS Injector. Working in conjunction with industry, Datamars conducted extensive market research and feedback was obtained from a range of industry stakeholders including swine producers, […]

  7. AgroVision offers free 6-month trial of PigVision and MSM Sows.

            AgroVision have announced that during the month of May they will offer new customers a 6-month free trial* of their market leading pig recording package PigVision. Included in the trial is installation, training, and support for PigVision (breeding and/or feeding herds) plus full access to both the breeding and finishing herd […]

  8. Scrambling for YANA – A NFU poultry industry metal health fundraiser  

    The 130-mile ‘Scrambling for YANA’ egg and spoon relay in memory of Patrick Joice will start in Norfolk and end at the Pig and Poultry Fair on 10 May. Find out how you can lend your support. The NFU’s poultry team is leading the effort to raise money for rural mental health charity YANA (You […]

  9. Supermarkets “suffocating businesses” as farmers warn of egg shortages this year

    Tuesday 19 April 2022 British free range and organic egg farmers are considering a mass exodus from the industry after major supermarkets refused to help them cover spiralling feed and energy costs. New data shows scores of farms are considering stopping production at the end of their current flock – a decision which could remove […]

  10. Insect farming and how it is supporting the race to net zero

    The Insect Flying the Flag For Zero Waste  One Of The Major Challenges Fuelling Climate Change   The effects of animal feed such as soy on the environment are of increasing concern as worldwide, 80 billion animals are reared and slaughtered each year, with all these farmed animals requiring their own nutrition in the form of […]