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650,000 Pigs in a Skyscraper? Who Will Grow the Feed?

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In Ezhou, China – a city of 1 million people – a 26 story skyscraper has been built to be a massive pig farm. Plans are to product 1.2 million pigs for market each year. While there is skepticism regarding the risk of disease in such a confined animal feeding operation, the owners of the company are moving ahead full speed. You can read the story here: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2022/nov/25/chinas-26-storey-pig-skyscraper-ready-to-produce-1-million-pigs-a-year

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