UPDATE 1-U.S. to begin testing sick, dead pigs for fatal hog virus ravaging China

The U.S. Department of
Agriculture within weeks will begin testing sick and dead pigs
for a hog virus that has killed herds across Asia in an effort
to minimize devastation if the disease enters the United States,
the agency said on Thursday.

JEFFREY LIPTON in BARBADOS – http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/companyNews/~3/Sp4uzHJS-2M/update-1-u-s-to-begin-testing-sick-dead-pigs-for-fatal-hog-virus-ravaging-china-idUSL2N22S148