Story: Pigs and the pork industry

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Watch comedian Mike King promoting New Zealand bacon and pork products in this television commercial from the early 2000s. In 2009 he spoke out against the practice of keeping pigs in cages so narrow that they cannot turn around.

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New Zealand Pork Industry Board

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Allan Gillingham, 'Pigs and the pork industry - Pig farming', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 18 January 2022)

Story by Allan Gillingham, published 24 Nov 2008