Cows fed hay with radioactive cesium at 250 times legal limit — 75,000 bq/kg

Published: July 11th, 2011 at 8:17 am ET
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Cesium found in hay fed to cattle, NHK, July 11, 2011:

Radioactive cesium far exceeding the legal limit has been detected in hay that was fed to cattle at a farm in Fukushima Prefecture. [..]

They say 75,000 becquerels per kilogram of cesium has been detected in the feed. This far exceeds the government’s safety limit of 300 becquerels per kilogram. [...]

Published: July 11th, 2011 at 8:17 am ET
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