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11 January 2019
Pig Industry News from Saudi Arabia King Salman unveils major Sustainable Agricultural Rural Development Programme
SAUDI ARABIA - King Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia has inaugurated the Sustainable Agricultural Rural Development Programme 2018-2025, supporting the Kingdom’s food security initiative...
07 June 2012
Pig Industry News from Saudi Arabia UN Welcomes $66 Million for Projects in Saudi Arabia
SAUDI ARABIA - The United Nations Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) has welcomed Saudi Arabia’s contribution of $66 million to implement its technical assistance projects in the country, which...
29 February 2008
Pig Industry News from Saudi Arabia Brazilian Produce: Saudis Want it All
SAUDI ARABIA - In meetings with representatives of the Arab Brazilian Chamber and the Ministry of Agriculture, yesterday, in Riyadh, Saudi leaders stated that the liquidity coming from oil and the local...
21 March 2006
Pig Industry News from Saudi Arabia Quarter of a million pigs slain after fever
EASTERN CAPE - More than 245 000 pigs have been culled since the outbreak of swine fever in the Eastern Cape last year. Malcolm Woolmore, spokesperson for the National Society for the Prevention of...
20 March 2006
Pig Industry News from Saudi Arabia Pork products safe from swine fever, but farmers could lose millions
SOUTH AFRICA - Local consumers can continue to safely eat pork and bacon products, however, pig farmers are bearing the brunt of recent culling efforts in the wake of a spate of swine fever in the Eastern...
17 March 2006
Pig Industry News from Saudi Arabia U’hage pig farmers angry at forced culling
EASTERN CAPE - Eastern Cape government officials have slammed Uitenhage emerging farmers who have threatened to slaughter and eat their pigs to prevent them being culled. The criticism came from top-ranking...
16 March 2006
Pig Industry News from Saudi Arabia Swine fever in Uitenhage
EASTERN CAPE - Eastern Cape veterinary services have detected swine fever at Uitenhage in the Nelson Mandela Metro and about a thousand pigs will be culled this week, SABC reported on Wednesday. Road...
Pig Industry News from Saudi Arabia Western Cape Prevents Spread of Swine Fever
WESTERN CAPE - The Western Cape government is to mount two roadblocks to prevent the spread of classical Swine Fever to the province. The disease has been detected at Uitenhage in the Eastern Cape where...
15 March 2006
Pig Industry News from Saudi Arabia Eastern Cape vets struggle to contain swine fever
EASTERN CAPE - Eastern Cape veterinary services are struggling to contain the swine fever in the province. The disease has now been detected at Uitenhage in the Nelson Mandela Metro and about 1 000...

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