Vegetarian diet

Mongelluzzo, Bill
March 2004
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);3/8/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p44
Discusses the effects of bans on U.S. meat and poultry shipments in several Asian countries. Implications of the discovery of mad cow disease in Washington state in December 2003 and the avian flu on chickens in Delaware and Texas in January 2004 for the bans on shipments; Difficulties encountered by U.S. agricultural authorities in convincing overseas trading partners that strict safety measures are in place in preventing diseased meat from reaching cargoes; Percentage of U.S. beef exports that Asia accounts for.


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