BPEX Resources

Resources

Feed crisis pack The factsheets in this pack discuss a range of ways for making efficiencies and reducing feed waste through the weaner and finisher...
Solving summer reproductive problems

Solving summer reproductive problems

Heat stress is caused when a pig's body temperature rises above certain limits, this can have a negative impact on reproductive performance. In these...
What types of activities are eligible?

How do I apply for funding?

Applying for European funding can be a long and difficult process, but BPEX has eased the burden for it’s levy payers. We have spent...
BPEX Research

Research

Finishing Pigs Systems Research Production Trial 1: Dry versus liquid feeding in two contrasting finishing systems (fully slatted versus straw based housing) Production Trial 2: Evaluation of...
Cranswick Norfolk

Cranswick Norfolk

Cranswick Norfolk – BPHS assessment dates July - December 2011 Cancelled: Friday 26 August Day Assessment Date 2011 1 Monday 18 July 2 Tuesday 26 July 3 Wednesday 17 August - date change 4 Thursday 1 September - date...
Pfizer

Training Awards

The Pfizer Trainee of the Year Award 2010 is open to all United Kingdom pig unit personnel who can show how training benefits both...
Knowledge transfer bulletin 9: Feed efficiency

South East England Development Agency

Buckinghamshire, East Sussex, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey, West Sussex Funding Available Yes Value of Project £36,540 Grant available £31,380 Length of contract 2 years Start Date January 2009 Eligibility criteria Producer/business should be based...
BPEX Research

Advantage West Midlands

Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire Funding Available Not yet Value of Project £TBC Grant available £TBC Length of contract 24 months Start Date TBC Eligibility criteria Producer/business should be based in Region Training should improve business performance Business must be...
Producer Charter in the East of England

Producer Charter in the East of England

Cut your cost of production SWINE DYSENTERY IN THE EAST OF ENGLAND In East Anglia swine dysentery is increasing and is now at its highest level...
Research Into Action 3: How to feed the weaned piglet

Yorkshire Forward

East Riding of Yorkshire, Kingston upon Hull, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire York Funding Available Yes Value of Project £110,000 Grant available £77,000 Length of contract 24 Months Start Date September 2008 Eligibility criteria Producer/business should be based...
Navigating Your Way Around a Futures Price Screen

Navigating Your Way Around a Futures Price Screen

Guide to LIFFE feed wheat futures price reporting The UK LIFFE feed wheat futures market is operated by NYSE Euronext. Via the website (www.euronext.com). Users...