USDA labelling cost estimates differ from university findings

Hollis, Paul
December 2003
Southeast Farm Press;12/3/2003, Vol. 30 Issue 27, p4
Trade Publication
Focuses on the 2002 U.S. farm bill provision mandating country-of-origin labeling (COOL) for various commodities, including fruits and vegetables. Annual record-keeping expenses associated with COOL; Overview of the cost and complexity of labeling, according to a study by the International Agricultural Trade and Policy Center; Benefits of COOL.


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