'Mad Cow' Case Threatens U.S. Cattle Industry A single potential case of mad cow disease at a farm in Washington state sends authorities into action to quarantine the area while several nations slap a ban on American beef. Efforts are being taken to protect the U.S. beef industry. Hear NPR's Alex Chadwick and NPR's Joanne Silberner.
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'Mad Cow' Case Threatens U.S. Cattle Industry

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'Mad Cow' Case Threatens U.S. Cattle Industry

'Mad Cow' Case Threatens U.S. Cattle Industry

'Mad Cow' Case Threatens U.S. Cattle Industry

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A single potential case of mad cow disease at a farm in Washington state sends authorities into action to quarantine the area while several nations slap a ban on American beef. Efforts are being taken to protect the U.S. beef industry. Hear NPR's Alex Chadwick and NPR's Joanne Silberner.