China tells pig farms to restock amid worries over pork supply, swine fever

A student feeds pigs at a farm next to a primary school in Xuanwei, Yunnan province, China December 22, 2018. REUTERS/Darley Shen/Files

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s pig farmers should quickly replenish their herds and the nation plans to buy more pork for its reserves, a government official said, in steps to curb price rises expected to bite later this year in the wake of African swine fever outbreaks. Pork prices in the world’s biggest producer of the […]

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