Posts Tagged ‘british pigs’

Roadhogs Recruitment Celebrates 30 Years in the British Pig Industry

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 have been sourcing Permanent Staff of all abilities and temporary Relief Cover to producers and secured…

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Women in Pigs – Anna Longthorp

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. Discovering insights from pioneering farmers to stock women, scientists and pork producers, we’re now on a…

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Roadhogs Relief Pig Specialist Interview

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 and offer their broad pig farming knowledge. We chat to Oliver Lightfoot, one of our Roadhogs…

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

snow pig

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 in Suffolk. Norfolk-based chippy is offering foot-long battered pigs in blankets to lucky patrons. Want one?…

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

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 labelling scheme. Determined to raise pigs differently, RSPCA look on, after 25 years, at their high…

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Roadhogs Newsletter – Pig Industry News, Events, Courses & Jobs!

Roadhogs Recruitment NewsletterSharing Pig Industry News, Jobs, Events, Courses & more! Brilliant news from our favourite no-frills supermarket Lidl who have pledged to spend over £15bn on British produce over the next five years according to Farmers Weekly. Will other shops follow suit? Let’s wait and see! We’re members of the NPA, but did you know that membership is…

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Meet Our Roadhogs Pig Specialists

Roadhogs Pig Specialist

We continue our series of interviews with our Roadhogs Pig Specialists and discuss the benefits of joining Roadhogs as a permanent member of the relief team, learning new pig industry systems and how to get into the industry.

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In Conversation with our Pig Specialists

Pig Specialist

At Roadhogs, our in-house Pig Specialist team are sent across the UK to work on various indoor and outdoor pig farms. Each day can vary greatly on placements, which can last one week to several months at a time. Our pig specialists get to discover new areas in the UK, work on different pig farming…

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Meet our Pig Specialists

trevor with piglets

We chat to Roadhogs Pig Specialist, Trevor Warren, about an entire career working with pigs and how joining our relief team has given him the freedom to live up and down the country.

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