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Extractions: Frequently Asked Questions 1. What is it? The Glenlea Farm Education Centre will be an interactive showplace with dioramas and hands-on displays of grain and feed production, viewing galleries for the hog barn with videos relaying scenes from the alternative barn, food retailing and food safety displays. It will be the only Centre to feature sustainable production practices for all components of an agriculture industry, with emphasis on intensive swine production. 2. Where will it be built? The Glenlea Farm Education Centre is planned as the entrance to the conventional swine research barn at the National Centre for Livestock and the Environment. 3. How much will it cost? Building utilities, taxes, maintenance and administration will be provided by the University of Manitoba. . Who is it for and how will it be promoted? Target Audience Communications Strategy Benefits General public Use of viewing gallery and interactive displays to educate. For example: visitors will be able to view pigs and compare and better understand the operation of a modern conventional with an alternative swine operation. Use of field tours/videos coupled with displays to create a science-based, fun learning environment that discusses the farm ecosystem (air, water and soil) and key issues about an expanding intensive animal industry.
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Extractions: The decision to render high-risk cow into swine feed is extremely dangerous. Swine may be infected and asymptomatic for some time. Some research indicates swine that do not show physical signs of the prion disease Do show TSE infecton in some research tests. On the other hand, we are dealing with semantics here. The high-risk suspect cow may not have entered the human food chain directly...but it DID, eventually, as the swine fed the rendered cow were slaughtered and consumed by humans. Patricia Doyle BSE SURVEILLANCE - USA (04) A ProMED-mail post ProMED-mail is a program of the International Society for Infectious Diseases From Jeffrey L Blair, DVM May 26, 2004 (The article cited in the previous posting [20040525.1400] contained the statement: "The cow in San Angelo was taken a rendering plant where the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), which regulates rendering plants, approved it for use in swine feed. Swine are thought not to be susceptible to mad cow disease." - Mod.TG) This newspaper article makes the statement that 'Swine are not thought to be susceptible to mad cow disease.' I would like to point out that swine are not likely to become infected with BSE via oral exposure, but they are susceptible to the agent via parenteral inoculation. The following study describes this: