Posts Tagged ‘farming’

Yorkshire Needs YOU!

We have fantastic new Pig Industry vacancies all over Yorkshire!Visit our Vacancies page for a full job list, and if it’s time for a new challenge, get in touch.

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Ladies in Pigs – Debbie Wilson Interview

Ladies in Pigs

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 benefits of pork and why encouraging young people and women into agriculture is hugely important the…

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Women in Pigs – Harriet Bartlett

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 industry future. Up next is an interview with Harriet Bartlett, a PhD candidate at the University…

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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 Recruitment: CV Hints & Tips

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 an interview and being added to reject pile. Here are our tips for writing a precise…

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

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 decided to move to weaning piglets at 35 days instead of 28. This change has been reported…

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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 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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