– #Radioactive Beef from Fukushima: Already Been Sold in 5 Prefectures (EX-SKF. July 11, 2011):
Beef from 6 cows from the same cattle farmer in Minami Soma City in Fukushima Prefecture have already been sold in 5 prefectures, according to Mainichi Shinbun Japanese (12:13AM, 7/12/2011).
Unlike the 11 cows whose meat all tested cesium exceeding the provisional limit of 500 becquerels/kg, the meat from these 6 cows had never been tested and allowed to circulate in the market.
The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries is in charge of testing live cattle, and the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare is in charge of testing meat. They do not talk with each other.
The beef has been sold in: Tokyo, Kanagawa, Shizuoka, Osaka, and Ehime.