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EU pig prices are surging ahead of those in the UK as a result of a weak pound and strong demand on the continent. The EU reference pig price is now nearly 9p/kg higher than the UK reference pig price, after gaining a further 0.39p/kg in the week ending 25 July to 136.07p p/kg. In the same week last month, the price gap was just 0.69p/kg. But since then prices on the continent have gained 14.63p/kg, while the UK reference […]
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