Tuesday, 12 August 2014

Pig MRSA - British calls to ban Danish Pork Imports

From the capital of fair play, an own goal of classic proportions.

A Danish article reporting on British calls to ban Danish pork.

There is a snag: freezers full of British samples dating back years in Denmark.

Here is a mechanical translation from the Danish, as always read in full.

MRSA is a British environmental organization to call for a boycott of Danish pork

Politicians in the UK should consider boycotting Danish pork. So says a group of NGOs who fear infection with antibiotic-resistant bacterium MRSA pigs...

By Helle Maigaard Erhardsen August 12, 2014 at. 11:31

British politicians should consider boycotting meat from Danish pigs following the discovery of MRSA bacteria in Danish pig farms, says Alliance two Safe Our Antibiotics, a British association of medical, health, agricultural and environmental organizations. The announcement came in an interview to Radio24syv according to Berlingske Business .

"We will ask politicians whether they intend to boycott Danish pork...