4. December 2019 | Updated 22. February 2021

About us

One of the prerequisites for running and continuously developing a profitable production of pigs is the consistent implementation of up to date know-how in Danish pig production.

The sector board of the Danish Agriculture & Food Council, Pig Production - in cooperation with the Director of SEGES Danish Pig Research Centre - approves the pig-related research and development activities to be undertaken by SEGES.

The sector board of the Danish Agriculture & Food Council, Pig Production consists of 10 elected members; nine pig farmers and one pig advisor:

  • Erik Larsen - Chairman of the board
  • Allan V. Pedersen - Vice chairman
  • Ulrik Bremholm
  • Søren Foged Overgaard
  • Niels Jørgen Thomsen
  • Torben Lyngsøe Povlsen
  • Palle Joest Andersen
  • Henrik Nielsen
  • Niels Aagaard Jørgensen
  • Merete L. Andersen