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#Mad Cow Disease

# mad-cow-disease - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Ireland suspends beef exports to China after atypical BSE case confirmed
# Mad Cow Disease
# Mad Cow Disease

Ireland suspends beef exports to China after atypical BSE case confirmed

Updated May 27th 2020, 12:47 PM 50,501 Views 22 Comments

There are no public health risks associated with this case.

# mad-cow-disease - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Explainer: What is BSE - and should we be concerned about this Scottish case?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: What is BSE - and should we be concerned about this Scottish case?

Oct 18th 2018, 1:56 PM 13,749 Views 13 Comments

A case of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) has been confirmed on a farm in Aberdeenshire

Case of BSE - or 'Mad Cow Disease' -  confirmed in Scotland
# Aberdeenshire
# Aberdeenshire

Case of BSE - or 'Mad Cow Disease' - confirmed in Scotland

Oct 18th 2018, 11:45 AM 24,139 Views 35 Comments

BSE caused an agricultural crisis in the 1990s, but cases now are relatively rare.

# mad-cow-disease - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Case of BSE found in Irish cow - but 'no public health risks'
# Farming
# Farming

Case of BSE found in Irish cow - but 'no public health risks'

Jan 18th 2017, 5:14 PM 13,677 Views 21 Comments

The animal’s carcass will be incinerated.

# mad-cow-disease - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Case of BSE identified in dead cow in Wales
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# Mad Cow Disease

Case of BSE identified in dead cow in Wales

Oct 1st 2015, 2:08 PM 6,419 Views 15 Comments

It did not enter the food chain.

# mad-cow-disease - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Explainer: What is BSE - and should we be concerned about this case?
# Mad Cow Disease
# Mad Cow Disease

Explainer: What is BSE - and should we be concerned about this case?

Jun 25th 2015, 6:05 PM 17,344 Views 18 Comments

Where does BSE come from? Is there any risk to humans? Why is this case generating such attention? And what’s the possible damage to business?

Classical BSE found in Louth dairy farm cow was 'an isolated case'
# Mad Cow Disease
# Mad Cow Disease

Classical BSE found in Louth dairy farm cow was 'an isolated case'

Jun 25th 2015, 5:44 PM 7,959 Views 11 Comments

Test confirmed the recent case, the Department of Agriculture said today.

# mad-cow-disease - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Jun 13th 2015, 7:45 AM 6,010 Views 0 Comments

Everyone was talking about mad cows, free trade and tattooed workers.

# mad-cow-disease - Friday 12 June, 2015

Poll: How do you feel about Irish beef?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How do you feel about Irish beef?

Jun 12th 2015, 9:32 AM 12,898 Views 32 Comments

A fresh case of BSE emerged in Co Louth yesterday.

'How does a five-year-old cow have BSE?' - Simon Coveney
# Mad Cow Disease
# Mad Cow Disease

'How does a five-year-old cow have BSE?' - Simon Coveney

Jun 12th 2015, 9:00 AM 16,050 Views 51 Comments

The agriculture minister has confirmed that Ireland’s international beef status will most likely be downgraded after the discovery of a cow with BSE on a farm in Louth.

# mad-cow-disease - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Suspected BSE case is '80% likely' to test positive for the disease
# Co Louth
# Co Louth

Suspected BSE case is '80% likely' to test positive for the disease

Jun 11th 2015, 10:49 PM 61,046 Views 63 Comments

If it’s confirmed, it will be the first case of BSE found in Ireland since 2013.

# mad-cow-disease - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Norway detects "probable" case of mad cow disease
# Don't Panic
# Don't Panic

Norway detects "probable" case of mad cow disease

Jan 21st 2015, 10:32 PM 12,584 Views 19 Comments

The strain of the disease is different to the one found during the British 1990s epidemic.

# mad-cow-disease - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Belfast man suffering from variant CJD passes away
# Variant CJD
# Variant CJD

Belfast man suffering from variant CJD passes away

Mar 10th 2011, 11:07 AM 1,953 Views 0 Comments

The funeral of Jonathan Simms, 26, will take place in Belfast today. He was one of the longest surviving victims of variant CJD, the human form of mad cow disease.

# mad-cow-disease - Wednesday 4 August, 2010

UK food alert after cloned meat sold and eaten
# Food Scare
# Food Scare

UK food alert after cloned meat sold and eaten

Aug 4th 2010, 10:09 AM 167 Views 0 Comments

Are we back to the days of Mad Cow?