Foot and Mouth Disease

Foot and Mouth Disease

Thousands of farm animals are being slaughtered and Great Britain's farmers are in crisis because of an outbreak of highly contagious foot-and-mouth disease. A panel explains what foot and mouth disease is and talks about its impact on...

Thousands of farm animals are being slaughtered and Great Britain's farmers are in crisis because of an outbreak of highly contagious foot-and-mouth disease. A panel explains what foot and mouth disease is and talks about its impact on farmers and the agricultural markets.

Guests

Dr. Alphonso Torres

deputy administrator of the Veterinary Service, and Animal and Plant Inspection Service at the USDA

Chuck Lambert

economist with the National Cattleman's Beef Association

John Vidal

of The Guardian

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