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    Posted: May 31 2018 at 5:38am
----------  Only bad news if you farm pigs.  Bacon could rise in price.

African Swine Fever outbreak reported in SA - Agriculture Dept

The virus, which is not transmitted to humans, can result in 'a great number of the death of pigs in a short span of time' and is transmitted by contact with infected pigs, ticks or feeding of infected swill.


Source and full article:   http://ewn.co.za/2018/05/31/african-swine-fever-outbreak-reported-in-sa-agriculture-dept

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