TITLE

Days of cattle passports numbered

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;5/4/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 18, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impending elimination of cattle passports when electronic identification materialized, according to National Farmers Union (NFU) Scotland president Jim McLaren. He expressed concern over the charging of the full cost of passports to farmers under the cost recovery or cost sharing initiatives of the government. Scottish Association of Meat Wholesalers (SAMW) president Alan Jess encouraged farmers to trust any system that replaces passports.
ACCESSION #
25425120

 

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