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AUTHOR(S)
Morgan, Gaina
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;10/24/2008, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the delay in the British Food Standards Agency's (FAS) decision to raise the cattle bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) testing limit to 48 months. The FSA announced it would wait until a further report on surveillance had been produced and reviewed by the Spongiform Encephalopathies Advisory Committee (SEAC), in December 2008. The FSA and SEAC had created hurdles that could delay the lifting of the limit and cost the beef industry millions, according to the Welsh Farming Union.
ACCESSION #
35431147

 

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