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  • Dec 30, 2011
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    Adding More Value Is Packers' Only Recourse

    Grand plans and meatpacking are like oil and water. They don’t mix successfully. Remember Future Beef Operations (FBO) completed in 2001, its plant in Arkansas City, KS, included the most technologically advanced beef processing systems in the world....More
  • Oct 14, 2011
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    Beef Unfairly Singled Out On Non-STEC Issue

    It was a fight the beef-processing industry was always going to lose. Ever since USDA declared E. coli O157:H7 an adulterant in non-intact raw beef in 1994, ground beef has been the lightning rod for federal officials, politicians and consumer groups in the ongoing debate about the safety of America’s food supply....More
  • Mar 18, 2011
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    The Industry Is Alive & Well

    Supporters of the proposed GIPSA rule on livestock marketing have repeatedly claimed that the rule is necessary because the livestock marketing system is “broken.” Such claims, however, are looking more absurd each week, as cattle prices continue to set new record highs and prove that the laws of supply and demand are alive and well....More
  • Mar 1, 2011
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    Corn Ethanol And The Food Vs. Fuel Debate

    Beef and gasoline have more in common than you might think. Both, of course, compete for corn in their production...More

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