China’s navigates price volatility on shrinking sow herd


China’s pork prices are trending upward due to tightened supply and sow herd liquidation. The sow inventory was down 6.9% through the end of February, leading to a price uptrend in March. According to Rabobank, the sow herd may drop further as liquidation by smallholders – hit hard by earlier disea...

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Ha Thu
Regional Correspondent and Assistant Editor, Asian Pork Magazine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Ha Thu’s ‘Income from waste, the next big thing in animal production’ explores how processing livestock waste can be an environmentally sustainable, income-generating solution.