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Swine fever sending pork prices higher

In a cruel irony in the Chinese Year of the Pig, outbreaks of African Swine Fever are forcing huge culls that could send pork prices to levels never seen before.

China's top feed producer New Hope builds three pig farms in Vietnam

China’s top feed producer New Hope Group is building three pig farms in neighboring Vietnam despite the spreading of an incurable pig disease. 

Vietnam steps up measures to prevent African swine fever

Vietnamese authorities on Wednesday conducted drills to prevent the spread of African swine fever as the risks of transmission from neighboring China increase.
December 06, 2018 | 10:09 am GMT+7

UN emergency talks to head off swine fever spread in Asia

An emergency meeting opened in Bangkok on Wednesday, after a mass pig cull in China sparked fears of a potential pandemic.
September 06, 2018 | 10:34 am GMT+7

China says has culled over 38,000 hogs due to African swine fever

China culled more than 38,000 hogs as of September 1 due to African swine fever outbreaks, the agriculture ministry said on Sunday.
September 03, 2018 | 10:30 am GMT+7

China's swine fever outbreak may spread in Asia: FAO

An outbreak of African swine fever in China may spread to other parts of Asia, the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization warned Tuesday.
August 29, 2018 | 10:14 am GMT+7
 
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