24-06-2013 10:14 AM | Australia

Producers take cattle disease concerns to minister

Queensland Agriculture Minister John McVeigh is meeting in Brisbane today with stakeholders for an update of the bovine Johne's disease management strategy.

The meeting follows the release of the Finlay Hill report into the past and future management of BJD, which recommended continuing attempts to eradicate the disease.

It's been seven months since the disease was confirmed at a Queensland cattle stud outside Rockhampton.
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