The Ministry of Agriculture is investigating a suspected case of “mad cow” disease. Photo: Ivonaldo Alexandre / Arquivo / Gazeta do Povo
The Ministry of Agriculture is investigating a suspected “mad cow” disease in Minas Gerais. In a press release, the file specifies that it may be an atypical case, when there is no contamination. “Cases under investigation are commonplace under established surveillance procedures and preventive measures are taken immediately to ensure health control,” the ministry said. The information was published by Folha de S. Paulo.
Minas Gerais Governor Romeu Zema (Novo) said in an interview with CBN radio that he is following the investigation and that the government will take the necessary steps to ensure that the event, if confirmed, is curtailed. where it happened. .
The market was impacted by suspicion on Wednesday 1st and the arroba was listed at 305.50 reais at the close, a decrease of 2.52% of the daily change and a decrease of 3.38% on a monthly, according to the boi gordo indicator of the Center for Advanced Studies in Applied Economics (Cepea).