Problem

Infected cattle

Other Names:
Infected cows
Incidence:
In the UK in 1994 it was reported that one cattle herd was still being consumed while officials awaited results of a test for BIV, the cattle AIDS virus. It is suspected that 1 animal in 10 was BIV positive.
Counter Claim:
Animals may appear in poor condition but this does not mean they are unfit for human consumption.
Values:
Infection
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET