Low pig prices drag down other livestock prices


The low farm price of pigs, which accounts for more than 60% of Vietnam’s meat basket, is dragging down the prices of other livestock. Local media report that farm prices of buffalo, cattle, goats, and colored chicken are all below production cost. Buffalo prices in many places are down 40-50% comp...

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Regional Correspondent and Assistant Editor Asian Pork Magazine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. She explores how China is striving to reach 100% demand fulfilled for pork in ‘How should Asia prepare amid China’s pork miracle?’.