Scotland to apply for bovine TB-free status

August 2009
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;8/29/2009, Vol. 165 Issue 9, p246
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The article reports on the Scottish government's plan to apply for formal recognition of Scotland as being free of bovine tuberculosis (TB). It states that Scottish chief veterinary officer Simon Hall will present evidence to support the application at a meeting of the European Commission's Standing Committee on Food Chain and Animal Health. Details related to the press release on bovine TB control issued on August 19, 2009 is also mentioned.


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