German farm goes whole hog with online swine

Customers can select their preferred pig before the pork reaches their plates.

    Social networks, internet dating and online shopping have all been successful web enterprises. Now, a German pig farm is going the whole hog by providing a mix of all three.

    The innovative approach allows customers to meet their swine of choice online before it reaches their plate.

    Al Jazeera Nick Spicer reports from Berlin.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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