This industry welcomes newcomers
The British pig industry's allied trades and professions are a special place to work. The pig industry provides half this country's supply of the world's favourite meat. And it's very worthwhile — for nothing else is as vital as food production.
The British pig industry allied trades and professions offer many and diverse opportunities. You could plan and build specialist pig housing. Or develop world-beating pig genetics. Or help pig farmers improve their pig nutrition. Or work in healthcare. Or make and market technical equipment. Or develop new pork products. Or ... but you get the message.
This website is designed to help you discover the myriad opportunities awaiting you in the British pig industry.
• Use the 'Opportunities' link to see what the pig industry has to offer, sector by sector.
• Explore the 'People' link to see first-hand how some of our key people joined the industry.
• Visit the Vacancies link to upload you CV — you never know who will read it and get in touch!
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||The National Pig Association is the representative trade association for British commercial pig producers and is allied to the NFU and represents the pig interests of NFU members. National Pig Association registered office: National Pig Association, Agriculture House, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire CV8 2TZ. Registered in England No. 3859242.