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swine o'clock May 25, 2023

🇵🇱📄 Having entered into force this month, a new regulation in Poland determines that farms raising pigs solely for the production of meat for their own consumption will now have to follow only a reduced set of biosecurity measures

  • Remember this? We talked about it when it was still just a draft of a decree, here.

⚠️ Representatives of commercial farms as well as veterinarians have criticized the decision due to fears that African Swine Fever (ASF) may be spread by small farmers as a consequence, thus undermining the work of the past nine years to control the disease and minimize its negative impacts on trade. 

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