Slow and steady progress for Latin American pig herd in 2020

There is no doubt the pig industry in Latin America is growing despite the ever-present variety of challenges it faces.
calendar icon 3 June 2020
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Aggresive media campaigns have spurred consumption of pork products in Latin America
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Improved genetic and selective breeding programmes could enhance productivity
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Political and economic instability is a major challenge for the pig industry in Latin America

Bruce Derksen

Bruce Derksen has worked in Western Canada’s agricultural industry for over 30 years. He now reports on the industry, aiming to give today’s producers up to date information about current and future issues.

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