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AUTHOR(S)
Busuttil, Lucy
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/19/2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the bacterium Escherichia Coli 0157 has contaminated an area of farm land in Northern Ireland following the recent floods. Richard Thompson of Ballymoney noticed that his grass was dying after the floods subsided. Laboratory tests on the grass found high levels of E. coli and Thompson cut the grass and isolated it in a pit. Thompson now faces the prospect of having to buy in extra feed for the winter.
ACCESSION #
34673122

 

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