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Beef is safe

Posted By On December 31, 2003 @ 8:00 am In Headline News | No Comments

…but causes of mad cow are still unproven

The recent case of mad cow disease in an animal imported from Canada has some U.S. consumers fretting about the safety of their beef, but a University of Missouri animal scientist said any chance of infection is infinitesimal.

At the same time, Eric Berg said, too little is known about bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), which has been linked to a form of

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