Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy

Meat processors want TSE rules on sheep to be amended

'Change outdated laws designed for the BSE era'

By Rick Pendrous

Primary meat processors have called for the government to change what they consider to be “outdated regulations from the BSE era”, which apply to sheep but were originally intended to prevent people contracting diseases associated with “mad cows”.

Battle over cattle meat comes to a head

Battle over cattle meat comes to a head

A Northern Ireland meat firm, which fought back from the brink of disaster after BSE, will come head to head with the UK government next month over...


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