Citations with the tag: SCOTTISH Pig Producers (Company)
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- Career driven by efficiency in the pig sector.
McKen, Gordon // Farmers Weekly; 8/24/2012, Vol. 158 Issue 34, p29
The article profiles Gordon McKen, managing director of the Scottish Pig Producers (SPP). He operates SPP in Huntly that supports almost 130 members across Scotland and Northern Ireland. He worked on a project at Aberdeen University and as a pig manager of a farm which reportedly strengthened...
- Scottish pig producers hope for brand boost.
McKen, Gordon // Farmers Weekly; 4/20/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 16, p29
The article reports on the launch of a pork under the Naturally Tender label by pig marketing cooperative Scottish Pig Producers. The marketing initiative targets a 10 pence per pig levy that will bring in Â£40,000 a year with an Â£18,000-a-year marketing grant from the Scottish Executive....
Gillanders, Eddie // Farmers Weekly; 10/31/2014, Vol. 161 Issue 42, p1
The article offers information on the plan of the marketing co-operative Scottish pig producers to buy a pig processing plant at Brechin, Angus, from meat wholesalers AP Jess. It focuses on the closure of pig processing plant of Vion UK, at Broxburn, Edinburgh in 2012, that resulted in export of...
- Scots pig group sees profits fall.
Gillanders, Eddie // Farmers Weekly; 4/6/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 14, p22
The article reports on the impact of price reduction and extended payment terms from Grampian Country Food Group on pig marketing co-operative Scottish Pig Producers. The cooperative supplies pigs to the Broxburn plant of Grampian. Its turnover dropped from Â£29.7 million to Â£27.5 million...