Based on past history and international agreements, this atypical case should not affect beef exports or our negligible-risk status with the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE).
An atypical case of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) has been identified in an eleven-year old cow in Alabama, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). The cow did not enter any processing facilitie
sponse to an atypical Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) case in Alabama has been muted by America’s trading partners, with no trade threat is anticipated.
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The cash market for fed cattle last week gave some relief to feeders and overall market sentiment in the wake of the prior week’s $5/cwt. decline.
Successfully communicating factual information about BSE and the firewalls in place to protect the food supply has now made BSE announcements ho-hum events.
The National Cattlemen's Beef Association says it's ready to work with Congress and the Obama Administration to finalize the rule.