TITLE

Government offers half-price discount on remaining stocks of bluetongue vaccine

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;5/16/2009, Vol. 164 Issue 20, p607
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the 50% discount offered by Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and Welsh Assembly Government for bluetongue vaccine stocks. It states that the aim of the discount, which was announced on May 7, 2009, is to help invite farmers to purchase the vaccine for their animals. Chief Veterinary Officer Nigel Gibbens asserted that it was an incentive for farmers who aim to boost their stocks during summer and advises livestock keepers to grab the opportunity.
ACCESSION #
41550085

 

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