Minister But on Critical Situation in Pig-Breeding
Ljubljana, 16 June - Slovenia's pig-breeding is facing a disastrous situation, as the purchase price is at its lowest ever since the country's independence more than a decade ago, Agriculture Minister Franci But warned on Monday. The ministry has therefore suggested to the government to introduce an extraordinary direct payment for pigs slaughtered between 1 March and 20 June 2003.
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