Live hogs, frozen pork from Visayas, Mindanao to ease supply shortage in Luzon: DA
Posted at Oct 28 11:49 AM
The Department of Agriculture said it agreed with live hogs and frozen pork or "pork-in-a-box" suppliers from Visayas and Mindanao to "heighten shipments" to Luzon. Supply from swine breeders in the capital and neighboring provinces were significantly reduced due to the African Swine Fever, bringing retail prices upwards.
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