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China plans to raise pigs as big as polar bears to counter effects of swine flu outbreak

Asia News
The goal is to raise pigs weighing up to 500 kg. The average weight of a pig is 100-110 kg. It is estimated that this year there will be a shortage of about 10 million tonnes of pork. Beijing (AsiaNews/Agencies) As a result of the swine flu, which doubled the price of pork, China is breeding pigs as big as polar bears, up to 500 kg.

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