USDA officials confirmed Monday a new case of bovine spongiform. John Clifford, USDA's chief veterinarian, says a preliminary test detected the BSE in an
The suspect animal was found when a brain sample yielded an "inconclusive" result during a rapid-screening test. The
To hear Clifford's comments (provided by AgriTalk), follow this link.
To read more of Clifford’s comments, go to http://www.aphis.usda.gov/newsroom/content/2006/03/bsestatement3-13-06_vs.shtml
Associated Press, USDA