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These domestic sheep, were lying on a hillside in Glencolumbkille, County Donegal, Ireland, with the Atlantic Ocean in the background. In 2004, Ireland had almost 7 million domestic sheep. That year, the Irish state exported approximately 51,500 tons of sheep meat, valued at 165 million euros. While important to national economies, livestock industries can present health hazards for both producers and consumers.
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Dr. Edwin P. Ewing, Jr.
Creation Date:1992
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