Industry reacts to the new outbreak

September 2007
Farmers Weekly;9/14/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 11, p58
Trade Publication
The article presents the views of several notable people in Great Britain regarding the confirmation of foot-and-mouth disease in the country. Peter Kendall, president of the National Farmers Union (NFU), says that it is inexcusable that the government delayed implementing a national ban on livestock movements for several hours. Graham Brooks, president of the British Cattle Veterinary Association, states that a nationwide ban on livestock is vital until there is a measure of the problem.


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