Attached are the latest figures for confirmed outbreaks of Foot and Mouth Disease from the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food at 4pm today.

TOTAL STOCK TO END 2 MARCH

37,000 animals have been /are to be slaughtered to date.

OUTBREAK FARMS


























































































































































1. Feb 20: Little Warley, Essex (abattoir) 2 cattle, 308 pigs
2. Feb 20: Upminster (nr abattoir) 31 cattle, 37 pigs
3. Feb 22: Great Warley 190 cattle
4. Feb 23: Heddon-on-the-Wall, N’land 523 pigs
5. Feb 23: Canewdon, Essex 500 pigs
6. Feb 23: Ponteland, N’land 101 cattle, 366 sheep
7. Feb 24: Highampton, Devon 200 c, 730 s, 1goat
8. Feb 26: Bromham, Wilts (ab) 1452 shp, 300 cattle
9. Feb 26: Hatherleigh, Devon 62 cattle, 24 sheep
10. Feb 26: Westerhope, N’land 115 cattle
11. Feb 26: Llancloudy, Hereford 270 cattle, 650 sheep
12. Feb 26: Hollacombe, Devon 100 cattle, 150 sheep
13. Feb 27: Gaerwen, Anglesey 3459 sheep
14. Feb 27: Wolsingham, Co Durham 39 sheep
15. Feb 27: Withnell, Lancs 900 sheep
16. Feb 27: Wooton, Northants 558 sheep
17. Feb 27: Witton le Wear, Co Durham(ab) 44 pigs, 53 c, 150 shp
18. Feb 27: Hatherleigh (ab) 5 sheep
19. Feb 28: Beguildy, Powys 54 cattle, 572 sheep
20. Feb 28: Llangarron, Herefordshire 200 catt, 1000 sheep
21. Feb 28: Great Harwood, Lancs (ab) 34 sheep
22. Feb 28: Clyro Llandew 736 sheep
23. Feb 28: Stonesby, Melton Mowbray, Leics 179 sheep
24. Feb 28: Highampton 443 sheep
25. Feb 28: Fenny Drayton, Leics 80 sheep, 220 catt
26. Feb 28: North Fambridge, Essex 600 sheep, 2 pigs
27. Mar 1: Longtown, Carlisle 5200 shp, 607 catt
28. Mar 1: Lockerbie, Dumfries 410 sheep, 34 cattle
29: Mar 1: Canonbie, Dumfries 88 cattle
30: Mar 1: Tirril, Penrith, Cumbria 9500 shp, 371 catt
31: Mar 1: Throckley, Tyne and Wear 53 pigs, 35 catt
32: Mar 2: Redditch, Worcester 3 cattle, 157 sheep
33: Mar 2: Bromham, Wilts 31 sheep
34: Mar 2: Twynholm, Dumfries 440 cattle,3500 sheep
35: Mar 2: Kirkoswald, Cumbria 180 cattle, 1900 sheep
36: Mar 2: Dinnington, Tyne & Wear 180 sheep
37: Mar 2: Longtown, Cumbria 300 Cattle, 670 sheep
38: Mar 2: Bramshall, Staffordshire 450 cattle

5 in Devon, 5 Essex, 3 Northumberland, 2 Co Durham, 2 Hereford, 2 Lancashire, 2 Powys, 2 Leicestershire, 3 Dumfries, 4 Cumbria, 2 Wiltshire, 1 Gwynedd, 1 Northants, 2 Tyne and Wear, 1 Worcestershire, 1 Staffordshire.

DANGEROUS CONTACTS

22 Dangerous Contact sites in all. 4600 animals to be slaughtered.


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