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Aidan O'Brien's Arc runners doubtful as a result of contaminated feed

Doubt has been cast on the participation of Aidan O'Brien's runners in Sunday's Arc at Longchamp as a result of batches of Manufacture Feeds' products being contaminated with a prohibited substance.  Manufacture launched a statement this evening confirming that some of their feed has been contaminated with the growth agent Zilpaterol, which is now not accredited in Europe. "Till additional investigations are accomplished, Manufacture customers are counseled to chorus from feeding our equine products to their animals," the corporate counseled. "The contaminant, Zilpaterol, is a artificial beta-agonist authorized to be used as a efficiency-enhancer in some beef manufacturing programs out of doorways of the EU. "It is a necessity to stress that this artificial substance has beneath no cond...