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on October 30, 2018

China ag ministry: Kitchen waste caused ASF outbreaks

Early African swine fever cases linked to feeding of kitchen waste

China’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs has linked the country’s early cases of African swine fever to the feeding of kitchen waste.

The ministry has now banned the practice, which it said caused 62 percent of the first 21 outbreaks. There have been more than 40 outbreaks across China…

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