Farmers Argue Self-Sufficiency in Pork Could Fall

CZECH REPUBLIC - The Czech Republic last year imported 177,000 tonnes of pork, or about 40 per cent of its consumption, but this year its self-sufficiency will drop below 50 per cent unless conditions for domestic farmers are at least partially evened up with the EU, Agriculture Chamber head, Jan Veleba, has said.
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