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Bulgarian Farms with Fipronil-tainted Eggs Remain Closed

19 September 2017

BULGARIA - Three farms where eggs were found with fipronil remain shut down, reports Sega.

According to, Minister of Agriculture and Food Rumen Porozhanov announced that currently, the withdrawal of eggs and the destruction of dangerous products continues.

"Currently, over 1.3 million eggs are forbidden. The amount grows, but that's because every day these hens lay 130,000 eggs," Mr Porozhanov explained.

"Even yesterday I went through two stores. I did not see panic among consumers - they should eggs' serial numbers," the Agriculture Minister said.

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