Producers assure there will be pork for Christmas

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Swine. Price could have a slight increase The president of the Association of Small Poultry Producers Moca-Licey (Approamoli), Ambiorix Cabrera, said yesterday that despite the difficulties that this sector has faced in recent months, after the impact of African swine fever, Dominicans can be sure that they will have pork in the traditional Christmas party. However, the pig leader said that the abundance of pigs will not be the same this season due to the closure of dozens of farms where authorities eliminated thousands of animals to control the disease that severely hit national producers. In that sense, Cabrera said that pork prices could experience a slight increase in the market in the coming days close to Christmas Eve and Christmas due to the demand of the population. “We won’t have […]