Cannabis Waste Is 'Special Regulated Waste' and That's a Costly Problem for the Industry

Cannabis Waste Is 'Special Regulated Waste' and That's a Costly Problem for the Industry

In yet another crazy manifestation of the cannabis stigma, any waste containing THC needs special handling that drives up costs.
Asian ASF pig cull reaches five million

Asian ASF pig cull reaches five million

Almost five million pigs in Asia have died over the past year due to African Swine Fever (ASF),according to the latest Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) data.
Bulgarian pig industry turmoil after ASF outbreak

Bulgarian pig industry turmoil after ASF outbreak

The price per kilogram of pork in Bulgaria could jump by as much as 50% as the country is poised to cull 20% of pigs as the results of the epidemic of African Swine Fever (ASF),according to Bulgaria’s Association of Meat Processors.
Further outbreaks of African Swine Fever in Europe

Further outbreaks of African Swine Fever in Europe

Slovakia has become the latest country in Europe to have a confirmed incident of African Swine Fever (ASF).
World Pork Expo cancelled due to ASF fears

World Pork Expo cancelled due to ASF fears

The National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) in the US has taken the decision to cancel this year’s World Pork Expo, due to concerns over the spread of African Swine Fever (ASF).
https://www.globalmeatnews.com/Article/2019/04/11/World-Pork-Expo-cancelled-due-to-ASF-fears