TITLE

Pledge to keep plans updated

AUTHOR(S)
Riley, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;7/26/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 4, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the response of Margaret Beckett, secretary of Great Britain's Department of the Environment, Farming and Rural Affairs, to a report regarding the outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in 2001. Cause of the problem; Information on the contingency plan of the government regarding the disease.
ACCESSION #
7314651

 

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