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What do China’s sick pigs mean for British barbecues?

What do China’s sick pigs mean for British barbecues?

  The worst outbreak of African swine fever virus (ASFV) in fifty years is currently spreading in South East Asia. The disease, which first appeared in China’s Liaoning province in August 2018, threatens the region’s chief source of protein and China’s $128 billion pork industry, which provides 50% of the global supply. Compared with previous… Read more