Maple Leaf Foods: ASF has far-reaching effects

Maple Leaf Foods: ASF has far-reaching effects

Since Canadian company purchases much of its pork supply, it is considering price hikes, but it is also stepping up biosecurity to protect its live operations

Canadian meat, poultry and alternative protein company Maple Leaf Foods has its eyes on the global African swine fever (ASF) situation, and is adjusting its operations accordingly. Speaking during the company’s earnings call for its first quarter of fiscal year 2019, Maple Leaf Foods CEO Michael H. McCain addressed ASF...