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... The relationship between BSE, scrapie and variant CJD is unclear and largely conjectural. ... Three knowledgeable correspondents write about scrapie. ... - 39k - Cached - Similar pages

Who is questioning the scientific reasoning of the German ...
Who is questioning the scientific reasoning of the German authorities for executing their final farcical solution for scrapie control ? ... - 9k - Cached - Similar pages

Dissenting voices.
... The link between vCJD...BSE....scrapie..... ... These are the defective proteins believed to cause brain-wasting diseases like BSE, vCJD and scrapie..... ... - 61k - Cached - Similar pages

Dr Alan Dickinson's work on scrapie is of the first importance
Dr Alan Dickinson's work on scrapie is of the first importance. In the weeks preceding the final stages of the ill-advised Animal Health Bill .. ... ... - 7k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal Health Bill
Animal Health Bill. Impact on breeds of sheep with a genotype susceptible to scrapie. ... d. Unresolved questions relating to prion protein and scrapie. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

CONSULTATION ON NATIONAL SCRAPIE PLAN FOR GREAT BRITIAIN - TIMETABLE FOR PHASING OUT TYPE 3 RAMS A. Rare Breeds International welcomes the proposal to extend ... - 15k - Cached - Similar pages

Comments on the
... On February 12 th 2002, a meeting was held by the National Sheep Association in order to discuss the National Scrapie Plan (NSP). ... - 25k - Cached - Similar pages

"There is scientific basis to re-evaluate the scrapie plan and ...
... "There is scientific basis to re-evaluate the scrapie plan and find consensus". Points to consider: No route of natural infection has ever been identified. ... - 3k - Cached - Similar pages

Prion diseases: BSE in sheep bred for resistance to infection
... Selective breeding for disease-resistant genotypes is being pursued as a means of eradicating scrapie (and bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), if it is ... - 8k - Cached - Similar pages

September 29 2004
... I have always ascribed the age old higher scrapie rate in the sheep flocks kept on Shetland ( and other parts of Central Scotland ) to the natural radioactive ... - 8k - Cached - Similar pages

The Animal Health Bill
... Minister is given the power to decide on the method of disease control in any “susceptible” (ie any) animal in order to control FMD, scrapie - or other ... - 17k - Cached - Similar pages

VETERINARY TIMES Volume 33, number 2, 27 th January 2003
... Just over two decades ago the spongiform encephalopathies, as they were then known, were confined to a disparate group that included scrapie in sheep, the rare ... - 32k - Cached - Similar pages

Country Life
... of a slaughter policy for farm animals like the one employed last year against foot and mouth disease, and the attempt to eliminate a scrapie gene in sheep. ... - 6k - Cached - Similar pages

The leading regional farming newspaper "South West Farmer" carries ...
The leading regional farming newspaper "South West Farmer" carries a report on the National Scrapie Plan in its June edition that makes it sound like a good ... - 4k - Cached - Similar pages

... NSP "modification": Rare Breeds International response. re: International scrapie expert Dr Alan Dickinson. ... CJD/BSE/Scrapie..the truth? ... - 23k - Cached - Similar pages

Hard evidence has been amassed which indicates that vCJD and BSE ...
... There were just too many radical flaws blighting the hypothesis that bovine ingestion of micro doses of scrapie contaminated MBM lead to BSE; equally flawed ... - 69k - Cached - Similar pages

Lawrence Alderson
... the country, culminating in the BSE and foot and mouth disease earlier this year, and it looks as though we are now approaching further problems with scrapie. ... - 10k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal Health Bill
... to give the Minister (and officials in DEFRA) wider powers: to tackle FMD and other diseases if necessary; and to extirpate TSEs, particularly scrapie in sheep ... - 28k - Cached - Similar pages

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... placed in quarantine for five years because the original GE livestock used on the farm were brought from Britain, where the prion disease scrapie is widespread ... - 11k - Cached - Similar pages

PO Box 67 High Wycombe Buckinghamshire HP15 6XP
... By e-mail 8 May 2002. Dear Mr Green. Scrapie testing. ... Cc The Countess of Marr. Lord Willoughby de Broke. Mr Peter Ainsworth MP. Scrapie Testing - a cautionary tale ... - 20k - Cached - Similar pages

The mathematical likelihood of there being BSE in sheep
... The fear of "scrapie masking BSE" - a terror of vCJD that has resulted in the National Scrapie Plan, the Animal Health Bill and the killing of thousands of ... - 4k - Cached - Similar pages

Studies at King's College, London, under the supervision of Prof. ...
... mutated "prions". These are the defective proteins believed to cause brain-wasting diseases like BSE, vCJD and scrapie. "Prions" are ... - 16k - Cached - Similar pages

"TSE research has attracted certain kinds of scientist: those who ...
... Only someone on another plane would work on the genetics of scrapie. But his virtuoso studies laid the basis for all current work on TSEs. ... - 4k - Cached - Similar pages

A letter to the now defunct Select Committee on Agriculture, which ...
... consequences, because they comprised busy "experts" from other fields, who recommended the current scientific band-wagons (in 1955 for a scrapie vaccine or in ... - 16k - Cached - Similar pages

inbox email
... extensive rights to cull foot and mouth animals to diseases covered by the Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies; TSEs; and that includes scrapie and BSE. ... - 13k - Cached - Similar pages

Honest Food
... Doubt has been cast by a number of scientists and veterinarians at the suggested method of dealing with scrapie, for instance. Eradication ... - 14k - Cached - Similar pages

SCRAPIE IN FRANCE OIE Alert Messages Atypical ... 2003. Three atypical cases of scrapie have been detected in ewes aged from 5 years to 17 years. ... - 5k - Cached - Similar pages

The Times Magazine: 6/5/00
The Times Magazine: 6/5/00. In certain areas deer have succumbed to "deer BSE", and to Iceland, where some sheep have scrapie. Purdey's ... - 11k - Cached - Similar pages

From Joan B to Alan Beat and the about SI 843 :
... legislation. I knew Morley was threatening to use it in the case of an emergency, but BSE and Scrapie are not "emergencies". BSE ... - 3k - Cached - Similar pages

The spectre of sheep with BSE has come back to haunt us, this time ...
... This doesn't provide new evidence that BSE is there, as Tim Lang says, one option for the future is to try to breed sheep that are resistant to BSE or scrapie ... - 16k - Cached - Similar pages

about warmwell
... Sept 27/29 ~" unacceptable to permit the loss of significant genetic material in susceptible breeds by the rapid application of National Scrapie Plan...". ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Warmwell's Lessons Learned session. 23 May 2002
... There has been a lot to say on warmwell today on the scrapie issue. ... Could the FMD policy and the scrapie/BSE/CJD fiasco have been genuine attempts to do good? ... - 15k - Cached - Similar pages

CJD/BSE link?
The link between vCJD...BSE....scrapie..... ... Identify what is bound to the histadine sites of the octapeptide repeat in BSE, CJD and Scrapie prion material. ... - 2k - Cached - Similar pages

The BSE Inquiry / Statement No 74
... Edinburgh. In 1955 I started working with scrapie with Dr JT Stamp, who had recently been. appointed Director of Moredun Research Institute (MRI), Edinburgh. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

But civil liberties are indivisible. One person's liberties are ...
... "(1) It shall be an offence knowingly to misrepresent the status of a sheep, or its eggs or semen, as scrapie free. ... That is not so in the case of scrapie. ... - 9k - Cached - Similar pages

warmwell left frame
... Professor Bob Lee and Professor David Campbell Lessons Not Learned. EU to destroy scrapie stock. ... International scrapie expert Dr Alan Dickinson. ... - 34k - Cached - Similar pages

A recent email from Mark Purdey to the farmtalking forum
... before, which I found strange since the chemical cuprizone had been repeatedly used by the Compton labs during the 1970s to induce a chemical scrapie in mice ... - 8k - Cached - Similar pages

The Animal Health is being brought back
... "I have heard suggestions," - Lord Moran added, - "that the Government may have it in mind to propose that only Part II of the Bill, on scrapie, may be dealt ... - 4k - Cached - Similar pages

Maverick researcher impugns prion theory
... samples from people and animals that died of so-called transmissible spongiform encephalopathies, including chronic wasting disease in deer, scrapie in sheep ... - 10k - Cached - Similar pages

Greater powers for officials is not a matter for rejoicing
... exactly the ones that disturbed people who read the Animal Health Bill, which, pace Lord Whitty's pronouncement on Farming Today, dealt with scrapie as well as ... - 6k - Cached - Similar pages

SDC Network 1998
... And were the imports also culpable? 7 Virtually all rendering processes in use across Europe, and around the world fail to inactivate the scrapie/BSE agent. ... - 18k - Cached - Similar pages

I received this reply from Elliott Morley today, forwarded by my ...
... The Regulations consolidate tried and tested national measures in relation to BSE and scrapie, which have grown up on an ad-hoc basis over time. ... - 7k - Cached - Similar pages

Recent pages about the Animal Health Bill
... The justification offered by Elliot Morley for the draconian measures relating to scrapie in the Animal Health Bill has been the lack of take-up by sheep ... ... - 9k - Cached - Similar pages

Dr Dickinson
Dr Alan Dickinson is the veterinary geneticist who pioneered the strain-typing of scrapie. ... - 6k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal health 2003
... The number of reported scrapie cases also declined and an increasing number of sheep have now been tested under the National Scrapie Plan (NSP). ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Spin Alert
... Sept 19/20. EXTENSION OF RULES FOR HILL RAMS IN NATIONAL SCRAPIE PLAN DEFRA News Release Sept 11. ... Scrapie-resistant rams are auctioned to sire hardy flocks. ... - 89k - Cached - Similar pages

The English Disease
... damage. Until BSE, only one TSE - scrapie - was common. ... scientist. Only someone on another plane would work on the genetics of scrapie. ... - 28k - Cached - Similar pages

about warmwell
... October 22 - Oct 29 2004 ~ breed quality is being threatened by Wales's scrapie eradication programme..."So why do we need to start meddling?". ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

New test for BSE in sheep could lead to draconian measures
... He will test the material to see if he can distinguish BSE from sheep scrapie, a naturally occurring brain disease which causes the same symptoms as BSE. ... - 5k - Cached - Similar pages ...
... Because this meal could have also contained remains from sheep infected with scrapie (a brain disease of sheep that has been around for more than 300 years ... - 5k - Cached - Similar pages

... headline policy issue prior to 20 February. Scrapie in sheep, TB and Classical. ... presumed the CVO thought they were better doing other work on BSE, scrapie and. ... - 22k - Cached - Similar pages

The paper on TSEs in the Veterinary Times for Jan 27 2003 can be ...
... copper and manganese. Farms in Iceland prone to scrapie have soils with dramatically increased manganese levels. A similar situation ... - 7k - Cached - Similar pages

Article by Ruth Watkins for Warmwell - 2003
... Scrapie, the EU and Britain contrasted. Even in scrapie elimination ... Back to Top. . Scrapie, the EU and Britain contrasted. Even in scrapie elimination ... - 48k - Cached - Similar pages

... slaughter without the need for evidence of disease. May 9 ~ The FMD Forum writes to the RCVS about scrapie testing. (see letter in full ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

ANIMAL HEALTH ACT - Lest we forget
... Tacked on to the Bill was a section on scrapie, designed to prohibit the breeding of sheep judged to be susceptible to the disease. ... - 9k - Cached - Similar pages

... Members will have seen that the Bill focuses on two high-profile diseases, foot and mouth and scrapie, but that the powers in it will be extendable to other ... - 52k - Cached - Similar pages

Foot and mouth disease: facing the new dilemmas
... NSP "modification": Rare Breeds International response. International scrapie expert Dr Alan Dickinson. ... CJD/BSE/Scrapie..the truth? ... - 31k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal Health Bill
... negative resolution. Part 2: Scrapie. 22. Clause ... becoming carriers. (TSEs include Scrapie and BSE). Genetically susceptible sheep. 24. New ... - 43k - Cached - Similar pages

The WASTING LANDS - the CWD epidemic in deer
The WASTING LANDS - the CWD epidemic in deer. Mark Purdey Chronic Wasting Disease of deer is much the same as scrapie in sheep. It ... - 7k - Cached - Similar pages

In case you are wondering about todays title, it means "the act of ...
... warrant 7 The reduction in "compensation" by 25% for the delayed slaughter of infected animals 7 The compulsory testing of sheep for scrapie-resistance and the ... - 40k - Cached - Similar pages

Back to Home Page
... The halting of the Bill has meant that the Scrapie provisions as well as the disease control provisions of the legislation have been lost. ... - 13k - Cached - Similar pages

INBOX warmwell April - Mid August 2004
... Aug 3 ~ The Journal reports that the National Scrapie Plan has now collected over one million blood samples from over 21,000 flock visits."... ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

inbox new
... material had not actually been obtained) (See Iraq/Terror) but how apposite is the sentence also to the hype surrounding the unusual form of scrapie...and much ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

From my investigations I also came across information about BSE ...
From my investigations I also came across information about BSE/vCJD, scrapie, and indirectly Multiple Sclerosis. In particular, the ... - 6k - Cached - Similar pages

Warmwell Front Page Archive - part 1 _ Spring 2004
... Just in case a link might one day be found, Brussels agreed to a ‘National Scrapie Plan’. ... footrot is much more of a problem than scrapie.". ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

archive August 02
... The millions wiped out in unnecessary culling were not enough? The National Scrapie Plan is not draconian enough? ... The scrapie part has been already. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal Health Bill
... Whatever plans the Government have—obviously we support the eradication of scrapie—it adds a cost either to the Government or to the individual owner of ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal Health Bill
... It also makes provision to accelerate the eradication of scrapie from the national sheep flock by introducing new powers which would allow us at some future ... - 73k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal Health Bill
... On scrapie, I said at Second Reading that the then president of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons had pointed out that in this part of the Bill,. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal Health Act 2002
... PART 2. SCRAPIE. 6 Scrapie. ... SCHEDULE. Section 6. SCRAPIE. In the Animal Health Act 1981 (c. 22) the following Part is inserted after Part 2-. "PART 2A. SCRAPIE. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

National FMD News Archive
... Jan 4. New crackdown on BSE and scrapie Farmers Weekly. THE ... 2001. Scrapie testing in sheep is also being stepped up. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Letter from Mark Purdey to the 'Farmtalking' forum 12 July 2004
... The scrapie agent in the feed merely represented an ideal misappropriated scapegoat for which no big corporation or government interest could be held ... - 7k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal Health Bill
... Mrs. Winterton: This is an important clause, which deals with scrapie. ... <<179>>Clause 5. Scrapie. Question proposed, That the clause stand part of the Bill. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Back to website
... Here their heads were removed and trucked back to Stratford, to be tested by Defra scientists, under more EC rules, for scrapie. ... - 13k - Cached - Similar pages

Back to website
... the rest of Europe face mass slaughter if any of the tame scientists beavering away on establishment funding can ony come up with proof that scrapie masks BSE ... - 5k - Cached - Similar pages

TSE (England) Regulations 2002
... Article 6 of the EC parent regulation orders an annual programme for monitoring BSE and scrapie, the details of which are laid down in the amending Regulation ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

... A second working group deals with BSE, Scrapie (TSE s) and related diseases giving priority to studying the epidemiology of TSE s. Because of the confusion ... - 7k - Cached - Similar pages

UNRAVELING THE DNA MYTH The spurious foundation of genetic ...
... Yet when scrapie, the earliest known such disease, was analyzed biochemically, no nucleic acid neither DNA nor RNA could be found in the infectious material ... - 63k - Cached - Similar pages

In Parliament.
... Genetically selected sheep that are resistant to natural scrapie but susceptible to BSE (sic) will be challenged by the oral route. ... - 4k - Cached - Similar pages

Lord Moran in "Country Illustrated"
... A section on scrapie was based on disputed science and might have resulted in the elimination of old-fashioned sheep breeds such as Herdwicks and Hill Radnors. ... - 9k - Cached - Similar pages

Cloning - a nightmare made reality by scientists sleepwalking to ...
... We are not only not convinced - we are deeply worried and unhappy. The governments of Europe propose a scrapie-resistant sheep flock. ... - 4k - Cached - Similar pages

The Mark Purdey page on warmwell
... All the money has been cornered by the SEAC people [the Government's independent advisors on BSE and CJD], who were dealing with scrapie at the time of BSE ... - 17k - Cached - Similar pages

Down on The Farm
... that Defra has craftily got round peers rejection of the bill simply by introducing many of the powers in the form of a statutory instrument on scrapie and BSE ... - 4k - Cached - Similar pages

... The importance of the farmer in the care of the environment (MacLennan) also. The distribution of notified cases of scrapie up and down the country is shown. ... - 3k - Cached - Similar pages

I have just found SI 843 on the DEFRA website ( ...
... It came into effect on April 19th, and has Elliott Morley's name attached to it. It is about TSEs, and I presume is the next attack on us re scrapie. ... - 3k - Cached - Similar pages

" On a recent visit to our local abattoir, taking a steer for ...
... that 'as soon as we start bombing Saddam' the necessary legislation will 'fly through' - to require all sheep identified by the barmy National Scrapie Plan to ... - 4k - Cached - Similar pages
... b) what I consider to be the poor science behind the National Scrapie Plan, which could result in another mass slaughter programme; ... - 6k - Cached - Similar pages

... the age of nursery rhymes or it would have to go something like: 'Mary had a little lamb, it's fleece was white as snow; but it had scrapie and encephalopathy ... - 47k - Cached - Similar pages

essential reading
... 18/02 16 January 2002 PRESS RELEASE ELLIOT MORLEY TAKES ACTION TO EXTEND THE NATIONAL SCRAPIE PLAN. ... LINKS between vCJD...BSE....scrapie..... and research grants. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

... Part 2 of the Bill on scrapie, which also appears to be based on disputed science, may result in the extinction of many rare breeds of our sheep and is, at best ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Extracts from the speeches of some of the speakers in the Second ...
... But the fears had already been set running. I am not against the eradication of scrapie from our flock but the voluntary route was working, albeit slowly. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

inbox email
... of Rare Breeds International was scathing about the losses already to our native breeds and warned about the muddled thinking behind the scrapie issue (much of ... - 6k - Cached - Similar pages

Honest Food
... A new Bill to amend the 1981 Act and to deal with TSE and scrapie must be based on careful attention on up-to-date scientific work rather than inadequate ... - 32k - Cached - Similar pages

about warmwell
... July 25 ~ Today Lord Whitty will try to convince the House of Lords that they must debate in Committee the scrapie clauses of the Animal Health Bill. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Joint Committee On Human Rights Tenth Report
... Health Act 1981 ('the 1981 Act') to confer additional powers to control foot-and-mouth disease,[2] and other diseases,[3] and in particular scrapie in sheep.[ ... - 49k - Cached - Similar pages

From today's Western morning News from Animal Health (!) Minister ...
... bill being rushed through parliament is to prevent further legal objections being made during the killing of sheep on the dubious grounds of scrapie that is ... - 11k - Cached - Similar pages

List of other popular HTML pages on warmwell:
... European Parliament; GM Protestor; goats scrapie: news from goat site. RSPCA again; organic milk; Lawrence and Karen Wright; Honest Food; ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Archive of Front Page from April 2003
... Julia Horner's article; His article; Magnus Linklater's article; warmwell article; vCJD...BSE....scrapie page; Belfast Telegraph; reported ... - 32k - Cached - Similar pages
... Jan 12 2004 ~ Scrapie "the compulsory EU scheme takes effect in April 2005. Implementing the EU schemes will be a major task...". ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal Health Bill
... This is a probing amendment. As far as we can see, with the possible exception of scrapie, this Bill is intended to deal with infectious animal diseases. ... - 93k - Cached - Similar pages ...
... Gentleman that, as I shall say later, two diseases are specifically dealt with in the Bill—one is foot and mouth disease and the other is, of course, scrapie ... - 14k - Cached - Similar pages

about warmwell
... Standards Agency and long time associate of Professor Anderson, says "one solution could be to breed sheep that were resistant to BSE or scrapie."Ananova Well ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

From Pat Innocen's message to the Smallholders' Newsletter at http ...
... stressed. Scientific opinion on TSEs includes the need to monitor BSE and scrapie. There is no definition of a susceptible animal. ... - 17k - Cached - Similar pages

BSE Inquiry / Statement No 23 Scheduled to give evidence on 02/04 ...
... We all agreed however that the disease was slowly dying out. The officials said this was because the scrapie-contaminated food was banned in 1988. ... - 37k - Cached - Similar pages

... Pathogens considered in the risk assessment include TSEs (eg BSE and scrapie), exotic diseases (eg Classical swine fever, foot-and-mouth disease) and endemic ... - 44k - Cached - Similar pages

First published 2002
... People like me, who own and love sheep, are also terrified when we read about scrapie/BSE/vCJD and the propaganda that is surrounding this totally unproven ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal Health Bill
... 16 refers to test and samples, while the fourth, Amendment No. 33, refers to the part of the Bill concerned with the elimination of scrapie. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Animal Health Bill
... legislative independence the link-up between countries is adequate to deal with cross-border problems such as foot and mouth, brucellosis and even scrapie. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages
... There were just too many radical flaws blighting the hypothesis that bovine ingestion of micro doses of scrapie-contaminated MBM lead to BSE. ... - 15k - Cached - Similar pages

Here is your Smallholders Online newsletter no. 64
... Slaughter, enforcement and the scrapie powers linked to the Act are due to come into force at this time. New PRRS threat to UK pigs. ... - 81k - Cached - Similar pages

The inhumanity of FMD 2001
... This stubbornness saved a pedigree, scrapie-resistant, hefted, fell flock; five contiguous fell flocks and two neighbouring dairy herds. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
... that DEFRA forgot to apply on time for a share of the European Union's 2003 fund for expenditure on efforts to control animal diseases, notably scrapie and BSE ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

At this point, October 16 2004, it was decided that the INBOX ...
... Sept 29 2004 ~ Mark Purdey is sounding more and more sure of his ground - and the scrapie regulations more and more a scapegoat for something more alarming. ... - 101k - Cached - Similar pages

At a meeting of the NSP in a hotel in Dumfries several speakers ...
... and FSA technical adviser to SEAC) explained how genotyping worked (ARR VRQ etc) He also talked about the attempts to date to produce scrapie resistant sheep. ... - 4k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

inbox email
... Prof. Ferguson has not answered a very important point.Even assuming BSE is there in sheep and is being masked by scrapie, why haven't the numbers of scrapie ... - 3k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

From: ProMED-mail <> Source: Eurosurveillance ...
... TSE), the family of illnesses that includes Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease (CJD) in humans, Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) in cattle, and scrapie in sheep ... - 5k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

Eating meat 'may still pose CJD risk'
... was raised by Stanley Prusiner, who revealed yesterday that experiments at the University of California in San Francisco had shown that scrapie-infected mice ... - 5k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

I told you that I was having difficulty in accessing the report of ...
... She was talking about how the "hardy gene" was not doing well in scrapie genotype, namely Black faces, whilst the Suffolks were. ... - 3k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

From Jane at the Farmtalking website:
... "The National Scrapie Plan is a long-term voluntary programme to breed genetic resistance to scrapie and to BSE into the national sheep flock. ... - 24k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

The "Farming beyond foot and mouth" conference in Exeter on Friday ...
... Earlier in the week, a filmmaker friend asked me if Foot and Mouth was the same as Scrapie. ... Ah then (lightbulb), Scrapie is the same as Mad Cow disease! ... - 23k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

The last two days have seen many concerned people, including ...
... FMD livestock). and hidden in the text is wholescale culling of scrapie susceptible sheep and something about tagging... all very ... - 32k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

Bert Bruins has asked us to send out a reminder of the conference ...
... that time, scientists wanted to know what effect different meat-rendering practices would have on the infectious agents behind both BSE and scrapie, a similar ... - 28k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

New Information on the march this Saturday in Gloucester:
... was quoted on the BBC's 'Farming Today' this morning, suggesting that consumers should be able to buy meat labelled that it comes from 'scrapie free flocks'. ... - 25k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

... 11 July 2003. TEMPORARY ARRANGEMENTS FOR RARE BREEDS OF SHEEP PARTICIPATING IN THE NATIONAL SCRAPIE PLAN. ... 1 Scrapie is a fatal neurological disease of sheep. ... - 7k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

I do not claim to be anything other than a retired engineer who ...
... However, one thing in particular is puzzling me and that is Scrapie testing. ... As far as I know Scrapie is not a Sexually Transmitted Disease, (STD). ... - 2k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

inbox email
... On the subject of scrapie, Whitty says Scrapie eradication will, of course, also deal with the potential, but as yet theoretical, possibility of BSE being ... - 8k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

Bonnie has sent this message from her home in California - it's a ...
... He said that there were two independent studies looking for BSE in sheep affected with scrapie, but he insisted they had not yet identified BSE. ... - 54k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

Mark Purdey
... There were just too many radical flaws blighting the hypothesis that bovine ingestion of micro doses of scrapie contaminated MBM led to BSE. ... - 49k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

BSE in cats
... (in other words, as well as giving the govt the right to kill any scrapie susceptible sheep, my dogs can be legally slaughtered if there is a case of rabies in ... - 7k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

... Back to Defra Letter. I am glad the Bill has been halted. However large the support, the National Scrapie Plan was based on the same wrong approach to farming. ... - 11k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

inbox email
... on the safe side' the have recommended the slaughter of many apparently perfectly healthy animals and suggest similar tactics for sheep with regard to scrapie. ... - 6k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

Farmers lose out on aid
... DEFRA) had failed to meet the deadline for its bid for up to £5 million to finance a monitoring scheme to help counter BSE in cows and scrapie in sheep. ... - 4k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

The site just shows what a corrupt World we live in.
... the stake. The reason that BSE, Cjd and scrapie are all related to the prion theory is that it is totally corrupt science. If the ... - 2k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

Sheep farming after Foot and Mouth: challenge and change
... and healthy sheep sector - and we will help to modernise and restructure the industry and to make it safer through for example the National Scrapie Plan - and ... - 16k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

Following the widespread circulation via the Internet of Alan's ...
... As with FMD free status and marketing ploys, I feel sure that this is part and parcel, although there may still be anxiety to the idiots that scrapie and BSE ... - 23k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

about warmwell
... June 16 ~ The leading regional farming newspaper "South West Farmer" carries a report on the National Scrapie Plan in its June edition that makes it sound like ... - 101k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages