Last weekend while attending the National Association of Farm Broadcasters Convention in Kansas City, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said that he sees no regulatory fix for COOL.  In response to a question during a press conference, Secretary Vilsack said, “We have looked at this from every different angle.  I can tell you, we do not […]

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USDA’S Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced this week in the Federal Register its analysis of the estimated costs and benefits associated with the implementation of its non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing E.coli (STEC) testing of beef manufacturing trimmings, and costs and benefits associated with the potential expansion of its non-O157 STEC testing to include ground […]

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