The meatpacking industry, giant poultry companies, and largest food processors have forced more than 1 million American farmers and ranchers out of business since 1980. By Mardy Townsend Several lawmakers are proposing a time-out on new regulations to supposedly generate a more job-friendly environment. To some that might sound reasonable given the nation’s entrenched unemployment, …
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October 5, 2011
Tags: 2008 farm bill, agribusiness, cattle, COOL, Country of Origin Labeling, farmers, food processors, GIPSA, Grain Inspection, hogs, industry, jobs, livestock, Mardy Townsend, meatpacking, new, Packers and Stockyard Act of 1921, Packers and Stockyards Administration, poultry, rancher, rules, support, U.S. Department of Agriculture
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