U.S. beef is safe. This is the message that is being promoted by ag officials since a bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) case was detected April 24 in California. This makes the fourth case identified in the United States since the first was identified Dec. 23, 2003. The last recorded BSE case in the United States was March 15, 2006, in Alabama. . . .
The full article is available to Wilson County News subscribers only (if you receive the paper in the mail or if you have purchased an E-subscription). Subscribe today or purchase this issue (May 2, 2012) for $3.00. (If you are already a subscriber, simply login using the boxes to the left.)