Group proposes total hog ban in Iloilo

Group proposes total hog ban in Iloilo

The Iloilo-Bacolod Association of Veterinary Sales Representatives met Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Jr. Monday to suggest a three-month total ban on the entry of pigs and pork products from Luzon into Iloilo province. Defensor issued an executive order on September...
Bacolod bans pork from Luzon, other countries

Bacolod bans pork from Luzon, other countries

To keep the city’s hog industry alive and safe from the rising threat of African swine fever (ASF), the city government has temporarily banned the influx of live pigs, pork, and pork by-products from Luzon and certain countries.Mayor Evelio Leonardia issued Executive...