Mr. John D. Taylor
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many cases of infectious bovine rhino-tracheitis pneumonia in cattle have been identified in each of the past six months; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Hanley
Four cases of infectious bovine rhino-tracheitis in cattle have been reported to the Department of Agriculture in the past six months. The occurrences were as follows:
Number October 1990 Nil November 1990 1 December 1990 2 January 1991 1 February 1991 Nil March 1991 Nil
In each case, the Department of Agriculture has taken the appropriate control measures.