• Why do we want pigs to be fed on food waste?
  • HUMANS HAVE BEEN RECYCLING FOOD WASTE BY FEEDING IT TO PIGS FOR THOUSANDS OF YEARS Tristram Stuart Environmentalist
  • Let’s save all our delicious food waste and feed  it to the pigs.Thomasina Miers Chef
  • It is immoral to waste decent foodstuffs Steve & Tess Evans Farmers
  • LET THEM EAT WASTE
Just like thegood ol’ days

Just like the
good ol’ days

Pigs were originally domesticated by people because they are so good at eating our leftovers - clearing up our waste, while converting it into valuable food (e.g. pork and bacon) and manure to keep our soil fertile.

The Pig Idea Feast

The Pig Idea
Feast

The Pig Idea, last year’s most exciting one-off food event, took place in November in London’s historic Trafalgar Square. Seven of London’s best restaurants served over 5,000 portions of free food, using pork that had been reared on a diet of food that would otherwise have been wasted.

Get Involved

Get
Involved

Take The Pig Idea pledge and add your name to our growing list of supporters to help lift the ban on feeding food waste to pigs.

Pigs can be a highly effective recycling system. Hugh Fearnley - Whittingstall