Pig farming

AgriMin to allocate EUR 3 mln to farmers renouncing pig farming (Updated)

Lithuania's Ministry of Agriculture plans to allocate 3 million euros for measures aimed at encouraging farmers to renounce pig farming.

Government mulls encouraging farmers to renounce pig farming

Lithuania's agriculture minister plans to propose encouraging farmers to renounce pig farming as swine fever is spreading in the country.

Lithuanian pig farmers ordered to register their livestock

A mandatory requirement has been announced in Lithuania to register all pigs by 15 September. Registration will be free of charge.

Two new ASF cases reported in east Lithuania

The State Food and Veterinary Service (VMVT) reports that dead pigs were found in two farms located in Ignalina district. Laboratory testing confirmed...

Lithuanian pig farmers sustain almost 9-million-euro losses due to ASF

Lithuanian pig farmers claim that due to African swine fever (ASF) they have suffered losses amounting to LTL 30 million (EUR 8.7 million).