TOKYO, Japan, April 8,
2005: The mad cows just keep on coming for Japan’s
embattled beef industry. Officials from the Agriculture, Forestry
and Fisheries Ministry have confirmed Japan’s 17th case of
BSE. The announcement came less than two weeks after the 16th case
was discovered. All confirmed cases have come from cows born before
the ban on meat-and-bone meal in feed was established in 2001.
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