China is phasing out markets where city dwellers can get freshly slaughtered poultry, and some residents who are accustomed to walking a few blocks to get fresh poultry are skeptical of chilled or frozen meat. The novel coronavirus has been linked to so-called wet markets, as have zoonotic influenzas, and the Chinese government is phasing out some traditional practices.
Mixed reaction to live poultry market phase-out in China
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