Latest Mad Cow Disease News

State says elk will persist in face of Chronic Wasting Disease.
Tuesday July 15th 2014, 10:00 AM

Wyoming Game and Fish Department said Monday a research paper published in May shows that elk are less susceptible to Chronic Wasting Disease than previously thought. [News Source]

Global warming is not settled science.
Sunday July 13th 2014, 10:00 AM

There are many instances in which "established science" has been overturned by further experiments. In other words, science is never completely irrefutable. [News Source]

Why does Europe hate genetically modified food?
Sunday July 06th 2014, 10:00 AM

With new European Union rules that now seek to clear up years of internal deadlock that could, in theory, lead to widespread cultivation of GM foods, is Europe about to change its mind? [News Source]

Feed additives at play in US-China beef trade.
Friday July 04th 2014, 10:00 AM

Beef from the United States has been banned in China for more than a decade, but officials are working to get US meat back into world's most populated country by the end of the year, according to trade officials. [News Source]

Suspected mad cow disease found in Romanian beef.
Friday July 04th 2014, 10:00 AM

A case of suspected mad cow disease has been found in Romanian beef, officials said Wednesday. [News Source]

The day we set the Colorado River free.
Friday July 04th 2014, 10:00 AM

It's been more than 50 years since the Colorado River regularly reached the sea. But this spring, the U.S. and Mexico let the water storm through its natural delta for a grand experiment in ecological restoration. As the dam gates opened, a small band of river rats caught a once-in-a-lifetime ride. [News Source]

United States records fourth death from mad cow disease.
Friday July 04th 2014, 10:00 AM

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recorded the fourth death in the United States from mad cow disease following an autopsy from the Texas man who died in May. [News Source]

Suspected mad cow disease found in Romanian beef
Thursday July 03rd 2014, 3:51 AM

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A case of suspected mad cow disease has been found in Romanian beef, officials said Wednesday. [News Source]

ANSVSA says it was an isolated case in Romania. UK lab confirms the atypical form of bovine spongiform encephalopathy.
Thursday July 03rd 2014, 1:39 AM

Russia’s federal veterinary and phytosanitary control authority (Rosselkhoznadzor) has banned imports of bovine cattle, beef and by-products from Romania over an outbreak of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), commonly known as mad cow disease, the Russian ITAR-TASS reads.According to a Rosselkhoznadzor release circulated on Tuesday, the ban is also applicable to processed animal proteins ... [News Source]

Officials say 1 case of suspected mad cow disease found in Romanian beef
Wednesday July 02nd 2014, 6:50 PM

BUCHAREST, Romania - A case of suspected mad cow disease has been found in Romanian beef, officials said Wednesday. Romania's animal health and safety authority said a preliminary test on May 1 indicated that a cow slaughtered at an authorized abattoir was infected with bovine spongiform ... [News Source]