§ Mr. Geraint Howells
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales how many cattle in Wales were confirmed to have had BSE last year(a) under the age of five years and (b) over the age of five years; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. David Hunt
The number of cattle in Wales confirmed in 1990 to have had BSE is as folows:
Number (a) Cattle with an age at onset of up to and including five years 574 (b) Cattle with an age at onset of greater than five years 433 (c) Cattle for whom the age at onset is unknown 37