TITLE

Fast action would have saved millions

AUTHOR(S)
Randerson, James
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
New Scientist;12/7/2002, Vol. 176 Issue 2372, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents findings of a study of the difference that early action of British government could have made to the containment of the foot and mouth disease that broke out in the country in 2001. Time that a government has to react to save the livelihood of farmers and the lives of livestock it the event of an outbreak of the disease; Percentage of farms that could have been saved by timely action.
ACCESSION #
8849023

 

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