TITLE

Stock movement rules relaxed

AUTHOR(S)
Riley, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;8/17/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 7, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that chief veterinary officer Debby Reynolds is optimistic that foot-and-mouth has been contained in Surrey, England and has further relaxed the animal movement limitations across Great Britain. It cites that Reynolds set out a timetable for more general movements to resume. Collection centers may be utilized for gathering animals going direct to slaughter. According to Peter Kendall of the National Farmers Union (NFU), the publication of the timetable will allow farmers to plan their marketing in a more consistent way.
ACCESSION #
26605482

 

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