TITLE

in brief…

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;8/10/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 6, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the National Association of Agricultural Contractors (NAAC) in Great Britain is urging operators to take biosecurity precaution and avoid visiting stock farms where possible in line with the foot-and-mouth disease outbreak in the country. The Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) also insisted that all livestock contractors should also stay away from farms for sometime. The NAAC also advised contractors to ensure that all vehicles, equipment and staff are disinfected on entering and leaving any premises.
ACCESSION #
26519308

 

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