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Daily Radio Newsline
from 04/25/2012
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NATIONS CONTINUE IMPORTS OF US BEEF PRODUCTS
Reassurances from the US and its beef trading partners continue after news of a BSE case found in a California dairy cow. (Rod Bain and Secretary Tom Vilsack) 
RBAIN 00:00:58 SEC

ACTUALITY: ON CONFIDENCE IN US BEEF SUPPLY
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says consumer, market, and global reaction to a recent case of BSE in the US points to confidence in the safety of the US beef supply. 
RBAIN 00:00:40 SEC

VILSACK ON ANIMAL DISEASE TRACEABILITY PLAN
The Agriculture Secretary gives an update on the proposed Animal Disease Traceability rule. (Rod Bain and Secretary Tom Vilsack) 
RBAIN 00:00:59 SEC

A LOOK INTO HOW THE CATTLE MARKETS REACTED TO THE BSE DISCOVERY
How have the cattle markets reacted to the BSE announcement this week? (Gary Crawford, Ken Mathews and Secy' Tom Vilsack) 
GCRAWFOR 00:00:59 ERS

INVESTIGATORS TRACING THE HISTORY OF THAT BSE COW
Investigators are working on tracing the history of that California BSE dairy cow. ( Gary Crawford and Dr. John Clifford) 
GCRAWFOR 00:01:00 APHIS

EXPERT SAYS BSE DETECTION SYSTEM IS WORKING AS IT SHOULD
An expert says this latest BSE case proves that the detection system is working as it should and that foreign customers of U.S. meat and dairy products should have no major concerns about those products. (Gary Crawford, former Secy' Ann Veneman and Dr. Martin Wiedmann) 
GCRAWFOR 00:00:59

ACTUALITY: EXPERT EXPLAINS "ATYPICAL" BSE VS. THE MORE COMMON BSE
Dr. Martin Wiedmann, Cornell University food science professor and veterinarian, explaining that not all BSE is infectious, including so called "atypical" BSE. 
GCRAWFOR 00:00:53

EXPERT SAYS BSE CASE NOT AN ISSUE FOR SAFETY OF MEAT AND MILK
An expert takes a look at the food safety aspect of this week's BSE case. (Gary Crawford and Dr. Martin Wiedmann) 
GCRAWFOR 00:01:00

US BSE SAFEGUARDS DOING THEIR JOB
USDA's Chief Veterinary Officer says this week's BSE case shows current safeguards and testing procedures are keeping the disease out of the human food supply. (Rod Bain and John Clifford) 
RBAIN 00:00:59 APHIS

WILDFIRE THREAT CONTINUES IN SOUTH ATLANTIC REGION
Places like Florida continue to experience wildfire activity despite recent rain showers. (Rod Bain and Meteorologist Brad Rippey) 
RBAIN 00:00:58 WAOB