More links on the flu:
El Universal has a map of the most affected areas in Mexico and up-to-date coverage.
Swine-flu outbreak linked to Smithfield factory farms
Mexican Lawmaker: Factory Farms Are “Breeding Grounds” of Swine Flu Pandemic
But the industry statement that this disease was not transmitted from pigs to people contradicts virtually all Mexican government statements so far, including Mexico’s Health Minister, Jose Angel Cordova, who said the virus, “mutated from pigs, and then at some point was transmitted to humans.” Whether they were Mexican pigs or not remains a mystery, of course.
Captain Marlow has more links on the flu.