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DA-7 assures enough pork supply

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The Department of Agriculture (DA-7) in Central Visayas on Friday assured a steady supply of pork products in Cebu during the holiday season.

Based on the monitoring of DA-7, Cebu still enjoys a 56 percent surplus of pork supply as of November.

It however, warned of possible increase in the prices of pork products because of the high demand.

At present, prices of pork products range from P240 to P280.

The DA-7 added that it expects that the demand for pork meat will increase by 20 percent during the holiday.

Cebu stopped supplying Metro Manila of live hogs It used to be the source of 3,000 to 5,000 heads of live hogs prior to the African Swine Fever (ASF) outbreak.

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