China’s New Hope looks into Southeast Asia Pig Farming Amid Disease Woes
China’s New Hope looks into Southeast Asia Pig Farming Amid Disease Woes

Vietnam/BEIJING – In a cluster of blue and white buildings nestled deep inside one of southern Vietnam’s rubber plantations, China’s New Hope ...

Pork Shortages are Driving China to Breed Pigs That are as Heavy as Polar Bears
Pork Shortages are Driving China to Breed Pigs That are as Heavy as Polar Bears

In a farm deep in the southern region of China lives a very big pig that’s as heavy as a polar ...

China is Learning to Love ‘Fake Pork’ More As Swine Fever Rages
China is Learning to Love ‘Fake Pork’ More As Swine Fever Rages

China’s raging African swine fever (ASF) epidemic that now threatens to halve the country’s total pig population is giving rise to “fake ...

China is Looking into Its Strategic Meat Reserves as Pork Prices Increase 47%
China is Looking into Its Strategic Meat Reserves as Pork Prices Increase 47%

The increasing price of pork is driving China to dig into its strategic frozen reserves of the meat this month, prepping ...

African Swine Fever Spreading Strong in Asia, Threatening Food Security
African Swine Fever Spreading Strong in Asia, Threatening Food Security

SHANGHAI, CHINA—The spread of African swine fever (ASF) in Asia is taking a worrisome turn. First reported in northeastern China in August ...

Malaysia Amplifies Ban of Pork Goods
Malaysia Amplifies Ban of Pork Goods

Malaysia is stepping up its enforcement to prevent the African swine fever (ASF) virus from spreading to the nation following ...