Each cow has the "identity" of Japan to enhance beef safety checks


Japan's Agriculture Ministry said on Thursday, August offer from radioactive cesium-beef test results exceeded the search service, consumers can input individual identification code for each cow, to determine whether the contaminated beef.



According to the Xinhua News Agency reported on July 26, 26, Japan's Agriculture Ministry announced that from August to provide radioactive cesium exceeded beef inspection results to searches. Consumers and beef processing industries can be confirmed through the network the possibility of beef contaminated with radioactive material.





Consumers visit an independent administrative institution Livestock Improvement Centre's website entry for each individual cow identification number, to determine their own to buy beef are "checks object", "Check the object (not check)", & ldquo ; excessive collection object "in which. If you are "screening object", you can rest assured consumption.



Japan, Tochigi, Ibaraki Prefecture, said about 25 people in Ibaraki Prefecture of rice straw in radioactive cesium found excessive, and again found Fukushima, Gunma, Gifu three counties a total of 140 suspected radioactive contamination of beef cattle into the market. So far, Japan has found that 2700 was long suspected radioactive contamination of cattle slaughtered after the 46 prefectures into the beef market.



In addition, the Japanese Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister announced 26 Michihiko Kano to ¥ 50,000 per head of cattle farmers in the standard compensation for loss, excessive government acquisition of radioactive cesium beef costs will be Tokyo Electric Power Company.



2011-07-27