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Unfit Carcases

Volume 436: debated on Wednesday 23 April 1947

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asked the Minister of Food to what extent the large number of cattle which died due to exposure in the recent cold weather were fit for human consumption; and how many of the carcases were sent to market to be sold in the usual way.

Unfortunately, only slaughtered animals are fit for human consumption, and none of those which died of exposure could be used in this way.