BSE investigation focuses on cow's origin, feed ban

Investigators looking into the first case of a BSE-infected cow in the U.S. believe the Holstein may have come from Canada and was more than six years old, predating the ban on certain cattle feed thought to cause BSE. Agriculture officials are trying to track down the other 81 cows brought to the U.S. with the infected one to test them as well. A spokesman for the National Cattlemen's Beef Association said that some of the infected cow may have been consumed, but the U.S. Agriculture Department maintains the risk to humans is "minuscule, if any risk at all."

View Full Article in:

Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The · NYTimes.com · Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Food & Beverage

Job Title Company Location
Culinary Buyer
The Culinary Institute of America - Greystone Campus
St. Helena, CA
Senior Culinary Buyer
The Culinary Institute of America - Greystone Campus
St. Helena, CA
Executive Sous Chef
The Cliffs
Salem, SC
Executive Chef
The French Goat
Lewisburg, WV
CULINARY ARTS PROGRAM DIRECTOR AND INSTRUCTOR
Nashville State Community College
Nashville, TN