[BEIJING] One of China's top pig farming companies imported 906 breeding pigs from Denmark this week, China's customs said on Wednesday, in the first import of live pigs in a year.

[CHICAGO] JBS USA will remove a growth drug banned by Beijing from its US hog supply, the company said on Friday, accelerating the competition for pork exports as China grapples with a devastating...

[PEK├ŹN] Sun Dawu sighs sadly when asked about the death of thousands of his pigs, killed by the African swine fever outbreak that has been decimating hog herds across China.

[BEIJING] China has banned pig imports from South Korea after Seoul became the latest to report an outbreak of the African swine fever that has destroyed hog herds and pushed up prices globally....

[SEOUL] South Korea has confirmed its second case of African swine fever at a pig farm near the country's border with North Korea, a day after the country's first outbreak of the deadly virus, its...

[SEOUL] South Korea has raised its animal disease alert to the highest level after its first outbreak of deadly African swine fever at a pig farm in Paju, a town near the border with North Korea,...

[BEIJING] China's pig herd fell by 38.7 per cent in August versus a year ago, according to data published by China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs last week, marking another record...

[BEIJING] China's southwestern province of Sichuan, the country's top pig-farming province, is removing some restrictions on hog production to stabilise supply after an epidemic of African swine...

[BEIJING] China's cabinet said on Wednesday it will speed up the distribution of subsidies for pigs that are culled due to African swine fever.

THE Philippines has set up a crisis management team to determine if the deadly African swine fever virus has reached the country after officials detected a rise in pig deaths in some areas.