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MAFF

[formerly] Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, in the UK. See DEFRA.
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MAFF announced that 192 cattle and six pigs had been destroyed after the infection was found at Highfields Farm in Stoke Golding, two miles from Lower Farm.
5, 2001 -- MAFF and the MHLW hold the first meeting of a joint team on mad cow disease.
The BHB has been particularly helpful and is doing its level best to get us back racing-unfortunately we are in the hands of MAFF.
In a statement last night, MAFF said: "We have acted on the best scientific advice throughout.
Earlier this year MAFF published the results of a study showing that the solvents diisopropylnaphthalenes (DIPNs) had been found in food, including dry foodstuffs, having migrated from packaging made from recycled paper board.
With the increasing demand for Japanese seafood products, MAFF is sponsoring a "Japan Pavilion" at the upcoming International Boston Seafood Show (IBSS), the United States' largest seafood exhibition, March 15-17, 2009.
At DEFRA, to many of us it has been normal service all summer In the days immediately following the General Election, political pundits were wondering whether the new department represented a greening of MAFF, or whether MAFF had simply swallowed environment?
But the latest guidance from veterinary experts at MAFF states that the risk of spreading the disease is now very low indeed.
Catterick clerk of the course John Gundill said yesterday: "There was an outbreak confirmed about one kilometre from the track, and the MAFF vets haven't yet come back to do their testing of the herds that are still grazing in the area.
The two-man team were told by MAFF officials they had to ditch their clothes if they wanted to leave Carolyn Hoffe's home in Glasserton, near Whithorn.
We shall re-launch the car boots as soon as MAFF tell us it is safe to do so.