News and analysis for the global poultry industry.

Articles by Roger Abbott

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Keeping an eye on energy

Carefully examining energy use can not only cut energy bills but lead to heavier weaned pigs.
Carefully examining energy use can not only cut energy bills but lead to heavier weaned pigs.
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Carbon-neutral pig farming

‘Pig City’ is sustainable and odour free with the added bonus of tomato production.
‘Pig City’ is sustainable and odour free with the added bonus of tomato production.
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New opportunities await biogas

As the environment and the problems caused by pollution rise rapidly up the political agenda around the world, pig producers are ideally placed to take advantage of at least one new green fashion – renewable energy.
New opportunities await biogas As the environment and the problems caused by pollution rise rapidly up the political agenda around the world, pig producers are ideally placed to take advantage of at least one new green fashion – renewable energy. By Roger Abbott Roger Abbott is the Editor of Energy
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Vaccination versus castration

European pork chains are alerted to expect a vaccine that prevents boar taint in the meat of male pigs without surgical castration.
European pork chains are alerted to expect a vaccine that prevents boar taint in the meat of male pigs without surgical castration.
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