Mad Cow Disease and Beef Trade: An Update - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 11-621-M2004010


This article provides an update on the beef industry following the discovery of a single reported case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), or mad cow disease, on May 20, 2003. It covers data on beef exports, imports, production, live stocks, etc. In addition, the article compares farm prices for cattle with retail beef prices.

Issue Number: 2004010
Author(s): Boame, Attah; Parsons, William; Trant, Mike

Main Product: Analysis in Brief

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