TITLE

Asda quick to respond in lamb scare

AUTHOR(S)
Watts, Andrew
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;10/26/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 17, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that grocery retailer Asda has been forced to withdraw packs of lamb from store shelves in Great Britain after the meat from 142 animals was found to contain a drug for treating parasites. The affected meat, which includes nearly all types of cut, was supplied by Welsh Country Foods in packs displaying dates between October 12 and 16, 2007. The sheep had been treated with Doramectin prior to being sold before the meat withdrawal period had passed.
ACCESSION #
27637072

 

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