According to the National Agricultural Technology Extension Service Centre, an affiliate of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, 72,000 hectares (177,915 acres) of agriculture produce, primarily corn and a smaller volume of sugar cane, have already been ruined. Photo: Reuters

Armyworm to bite China’s under pressure food supply within two months as trade war tariffs limit US crop imports

  • The pest has already attacked crops in 13 provinces and regions in southern China and is expected to move north as temperatures rise
  • China has already been forced to slaughter millions of pigs with African swine fever affecting all 31 autonomous regions and provinces within just nine months
Topic |   US-China trade war

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According to the National Agricultural Technology Extension Service Centre, an affiliate of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, 72,000 hectares (177,915 acres) of agriculture produce, primarily corn and a smaller volume of sugar cane, have already been ruined. Photo: Reuters
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