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Clive’s ‘Wellies-On’ Approach to Pig Stockmanship

February 17, 2020

Our pig expert Clive Searson, can’t quite believe that he recently completed working on his 70th pig unit since his career began almost forty years ago. A major achievement for the industry, he has spent his entire career working…

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Interview Hints & Tips

January 27, 2020

Positivity is Key Showing positivity, enthusiasm and appreciation of the interviewer(s) time when you first meet is a great way to make a great first impression. Show Interest You MUST express an interest in the farm you are being…

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Roadhogs Relief Pig Specialist Interview

January 8, 2020

At Roadhogs, our Relief Pig Specialists are sent across the UK to work on various indoor and outdoor pig farms. From helping out during busy periods to covering holidays and sickness, our relief team help with continuity, staffing issues…

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Pigs in blankets, pig hydration, Xmas jumpers, new pig industry jobs & cheeky pigs!

December 9, 2019

The Pig Site has sound advice on keeping pigs hydrated this winter to optimise piglet production. Read it here! New Job in SuffolkAn exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic outdoor pig stockperson to work on a breeding-to-weaning unit…

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Snaffling Pig, CV Hints & Tips, NPA and New Pig Industry JOBS!

December 2, 2019

For over 3o years, we have been helping pig stock men and women to secure jobs on pig farms across the UK and beyond. One thing that we have learned is that your CV can make the difference between…

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Roadhogs Recruitment: CV Hints & Tips

November 25, 2019

For over 3o years, we have been helping pig stock men and women to secure jobs on pig farms across the UK and beyond.One thing that we have learned is that your CV can make the difference between getting…

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Roadhogs Newsletter – New Jobs, West End Farm, Farming Grants, NPA Awards & more!

November 25, 2019

Welcome to the Roadhogs Newsletter.Featuring the latest jobs, pig industry news, insights, funnies, opportunities and more! Cameron Naughton of West End Farm in Wiltshire was one of the first pig farmers in Britain to sign up to RSPCA’s Assured…

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Roadhogs Newsletter – New Jobs, PRRS Control, Children in Need & Meet our Pig Specialists!

November 18, 2019

Over 60 representatives from the Scottish Pig Industry came together last week to consider swine biosecurity. Scottish Farmer reports on the PRRS Control & Elimination project and the practical ways of preventing the virus. Top RSPCA Freedom Foods standard…

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Roadhogs Newsletter – NPA Awards, ASF, Charity Art & NEW Jobs

November 11, 2019

Suffolk based artist, Kate Batchelor, is creating 100 drawings in a 100 days to raise funds for YANA Project which helps farmers and farm workers with stress and mental health.  Interesting article about Kenniford Farm in Devon, who have…

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