[TOKYO] Japan will allow the vaccination of pigs to prevent swine fever spreading, the agriculture ministry said in a statement issued Friday.

[MANILA] 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...

EUROPEANS may have to shell out more for barbecues this summer as a hog disease decimates herds halfway around the world.

[BEIJING] A devastating outbreak of African swine fever that has killed millions of pigs in China is changing attitudes in a country where farm hygiene has often been seen as lax by international...

[BEIJING] China produced 24.7 million tonnes of pork in the first six months of 2019, down 5.5 per cent from a year earlier, official data showed on Monday, as producers deal with a severe...

[CHICAGO] The world is about to be split in two when it comes to protein.

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SMACK in the middle of a trade war with the United States, China is facing a food shortage that's raising prices for consumers. If officials can't keep inflation in check, US President Donald...

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong will cull 4,700 pigs after African swine fever was detected in an animal at a slaughterhouse close to the border with China, the second such case in a month in the crowded...

[CHICAGO] A deadly pig disease is helping turn the global hogs trade into a merry-go-round as Canada takes advantage of tariffs on US produce to boost shipments to China, the world's largest pork...

[BANGKOK] Thailand, one of Asia's top pork producers, is intensifying efforts to hold off a lethal pig virus that's causing havoc as it spreads across the region.