Archive for November 2016

A double at the National Pig Awards

Two out of three ain’t bad at all Rattlerow is proudly celebrating two prestigious National Pig Awards. Ian Gillies, company Training Manager was presented with Investor in Training Award for our comprehensive staff development programme, and Joint Managing Director Adrian Lawson received the award for Technical Innovation of the Year for the Rattlerow-designed Aardvark farrowing hut. Both awards were presented during a gala…

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Herd productivity focus

FOUNDATION, FUNCTION, FAILURE ELIMINATION We talk to independent pig business consultant and analyst Stephen Hall about a possible ‘blueprint’ for breeding success.   Observations of UK herd performance reveal certain trends in breeding herd management that are worthy of consideration. There is a theory that a ‘Blueprint’ does exist that could help producers improve productivity…

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Conference call this Fall

Autumn forums focus on profit, prolificacy and expanding AI services Rattlerow has organised two evening dinner conferences this month to give producers an insight into its new Klasse AI business and share technical expertise on herd productivity and how they might realise more profit potential from highly prolific dam lines.   Speakers include: Dr Sian Nicholls from…

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