Curious Case of Deadly Pig Virus on Remote Vietnamese Farms


More than 200 pigs have been slaughtered after household farms in Hung Yen and Thai Binh provinces were suspected to be contaminated with African swine fever. The strange thing is the affected areas are far from China -- where the disease is ravaging its pork industry -- raising questions of how the disease spread to the remote farms.

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Mai Ngoc Chau, Randy Thanthong-Knight
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Bloomberg
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