Pork: Why is good handling so important for everyone in the chain?

Episode 198,   Sep 29, 2020, 06:00 AM

In this episode, Mandy Nevel, Head of Animal Welfare at AHDB speaks to representatives from Morrisons, Red Tractor and the National Pig Association about the importance of good pig handling.

This week’s guests
Sophie Throup, Head of Agriculture, Morrisons
Dr Zoe Davies, Chief Executive, National Pig Association
Dr Georgina Crayford, Technical Manager for Pigs, Red Tractor
Useful links
Moving and handling web page
Use this information to learn why pigs behave in certain ways, how they respond to humans and how to handle them effectively.

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