Gene Davison and his neighbours killed more than 30 of their dairy cattle yesterday. The?
Gene Davison and his neighbours killed more than 30 of their dairy cattle yesterday. The had ben quarantined by the state because of PBB contamination. The meat cannot be sold ... so Davison is losing money. It is cheaper for him to kill them to feed them.
Not only has the PBB spill hurt his pocketbook ... it has apparently hurt his health.
He and his family all say they are tired...their joints ache. Some have skin rashes. And they blame PBB. Early results from a special study of the spill by New York's Dr. Irving Selikoff confirm their feelings.
But Michigan health officials say other chemicals may also be involved.