by John Stoesser on Oct 1, 2020
African Swine Fever continues to hurt swine production hard. In addition to the ongoing pandemic in China, feral animals have been vectors for the disease getting a toehold in Germany, a very bad development.
The situation, and the threats, opportunities and obligations the situation brings to American producers is outlined.
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