Agriculture Victoria says 'no risk to eating pork' as Japanese encephalitis virus continues to spread

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By Maddy Fogarty
Updated April 5 2022 - 7:27am, first published 2:00am
Agriculture Victoria says 'pork is safe to eat' as JEV continues to spread

AGRICULTURE VICTORIA has released a statement clarifying humans are unable to contract Japanese encephalitis directly from pigs - and there is no risk when eating pig meat.

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Maddy Fogarty

Digital Specialist