TITLE

100% effort into 10% of the problem talking point

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;7/18/2008, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the failure of the government of Great Britain to carry out its statutory duty of eradicating bovine tuberculosis. According to the author, pre-movement testing, tabular valuation, testing procedures and biosecurity advice to farmers were ineffective and misleading. Premature slaughter of cattle are conducted and there are stock of calves for trading, says the author. The author adds that the control of wildlife reservoirs of tuberculosis are also failing.
ACCESSION #
33426675

 

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