UK pig feed production reported down by 15%

13-10-2008 | |

Retail production of pig feed was down 15 percent in August this year, compared to August 2007. Average price of pig feed was £218 a tonne, from April to June 2008.

In all animal feed, use of wheat in retail production is down 13 percent over the course of the year (August 2008 compared with August 2007). Barley is down 5.7 percent. Total raw material use is down 9.9 percent.

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