The Canadian Press

2015-02-13 | Mad Cow Disease

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Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz says the discovery of a case of mad cow disease in Alberta will not affect Canada's international beef trade. Ritz says Canada works under international protocols that allow for up to 12 cases of bovine spongiform encephalopathy per year. (He says this recent case is the first in Canada since 2011. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says no part of the animal's carcass entered the human food or animal feed systems.)

Date: 2015-02-13
Placeline: CALGARY.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << because of working out in an international protocols that are well-known well-established we have control risk status which means you can have up to twelve Oak brakes and in any calendar year we've stayed well below that this was the first one we encountered since 2011 I think was the last one so you know we know to fire trade Partners right away that something like this was happening >>