From 24-26 May 260 EPP-Members and interested persons came to Stavanger in order to inform themselves about Pig Production in the North. For the first time the Norwegian branch organised the 27th EPP-Congress and built a platform for pig producers all over Europe to exchange their experiences and to learn from each other.
Beneath animal welfare pig production in Norway focuses also on innovative breeding technologies in order to improve pig health and sustainability. During the conference local and international experts informed the participants about the Norwegian agriculture sector in general as well about pig production, marketing and branding in special.
The EPP-Congress 2016 was held for the first time in Ireland. 350 delegates from 16 different countries joined the gathering End of May in Dublin and got a deep insight into the Irish pig and pork production.
Under this topic the Belgium Branch invited all EPP Members to the annual EPP meeting from 3rd to 6th June to the beautiful city of Bruges. Beneath a deep insight into the Belgian pig production 400 participants from 15 countries discussed actual topics about feed, feeding, breeding and health.