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Confirmed Case of BSE in Meath Cow

14 November 2008

IRELAND - The Department of Agriculture is investigating an outbreak of the cattle brain disease BSE in a five-year-old dairy cow in Meath during the week.

It is the second case in a month of BSE in a five-year-old dairy cow in Meath.

These cases are of concern as they were identified so many years after stringent controls against the disease were introduced over a decade ago.

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Source: RTEnews


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