Go-it-alone warning

March 2002
Farmers Weekly;3/8/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 10, p8
Trade Publication
Focuses on a warning issued by the National Pig Association for arable growers who want to form a partnership with the National Farmers' Union.


Related Articles

  • Hungary hog stock slips further in 2013.  // Hungary A.M.;2/12/2014, p4 

    The article reports that according to data published by the Central Statistics Officer (KSH) on February 11, 2014, there was a two percent decline in the stock of hogs of Hungarian farmers at 54,000 to 2.94 million in the 12 months to December 1, 2013.

  • Finishing the journey. Day, Cheryl // National Hog Farmer Exclusive Insight;2/22/2016, p1 

    The author comments on an American young pig farmer named Heath, who lost his parents during the county fair in Florida and mentions his courage to drive his hog in the auction and his hard work in raising his pig.

  • Potential for the development of a marketing option for the specialty local Ban pork of a Thai ethnic smallholder cooperative group in Northwest Vietnam. Le, Thi; Muth, Philipp; Markemann, André; Schöll, Kerstin; Zárate, Anne // Tropical Animal Health & Production;Feb2016, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p263 

    Based on 12 years of research (SFB 564 'The Uplands Program'), a community-based breeding and marketing cooperative group was transferred to an ethnic farmer group. This study analyses the potential for developing a marketing channel for specialty local Ban pork as an alternative to supplying...

  • National Hog Farmer Sponsors 'Hogs are Beautiful' Photo Contest. Berg, Lora // National Hog Farmer Expert Blog;7/16/2012, p12 

    The article offers information on the first U.S. National Hog Farmer "Hogs are Beautiful" Photo Contest which started in June 2012.

  • Work together to beat pig infertility.  // Farmers Weekly;1/10/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 2, p5 

    Comments on the importance of cooperation among farmers in solving the problem of swine infertility. Decline in the conception rates of swine.

  • Angst over Tesco TV ad.  // Farmers Weekly;4/22/2011, Vol. 155 Issue 17, p44 

    The author discusses the Tesco advertisement and his involvement in the filming of the 20-second commercial in Kenniford, England. He manages to receive a location fee of 3,700 British pounds and an appearance fee of 1,300 British pounds which he will give to the banner blitz fund and the Farm...

  • Hog Heaven. Baione, Patricia // Boating;May2003, Vol. 76 Issue 5, p35 

    Reports on a Canadian farmer's advice of fingering pig spleens to be able to forecast weather within a 200-mile radius.

  • Pigs should get an outside chance.  // Farmers Weekly;10/22/2010, Vol. 153 Issue 16, p52 

    The article presents the views of Scottish Agricultural College (SAC) professor Emma Baxter about how pig farmers can keep piglets safe without farrowing crates and that well-managed outdoor systems were associated with a lower level of piglet mortality compared with indoor crated systems.

  • Untitled. McCrea, Andrew // Farmers Weekly;1/27/2012, Vol. 157 Issue 4, p29 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience as a livestock farmer, particularly in managing a pig farm.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics