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Roadhogs Recruitment Celebrates 30 Years in the British Pig Industry

September 14, 2020

At Roadhogs Recruitment, we have been assisting British and international pig farmers with recruiting staff since 1990. This month, we celebrate thirty years in the industry! The only recruiter in the UK to specialise solely in pig enterprises, we…

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Ladies in Pigs

Ladies in Pigs – Debbie Wilson Interview

June 23, 2020

We chat to Debbie Wilson, chairwoman of Ladies in Pigs, about their not-for-profit organisation that aims to educate people on the benefits of British farming and British pork. Here she chats to us about high farming standards, the healthy…

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Women in Pigs – Harriet Bartlett

May 20, 2020

We continue with our series of interviews with inspirational women in the Pig Industry.Always looking to encourage more people into the field, we’re highlighting female producers, business owners scientists and decision-makers that are shaping a new and progressive pig…

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Women in Pigs – Anna Longthorp

May 11, 2020

We’re always looking to encourage people into the Pig Industry and have discovered many talented people in the thirty years we’ve been in it. Now, we’d like to showcase ‘women in pigs’ and chat to females across the industry.…

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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

Know Your Audience Research the farm and job and where you have to go.Be prepared and be on time.Not too early and definitely not late! Positivity is Key Showing positivity, enthusiasm and appreciation of the interviewer(s) time when you…

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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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snow pig

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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