Policy implications of mad cow disease

February 2004
State Government News;Feb2004, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p6
Reports on the actions taken by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to minimize threats of mad cow disease in February 2004. Result of the test for bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in a cow slaughtered in Washington state; List of policies implemented by USDA; Details of possible policy implications that could result from the first case of BSE.


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