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US body queries hygiene status of Australian imported meat

US body queries hygiene status of Australian imported meat

By Nicholas Robinson

A letter has been sent by a consumer advocacy group to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) in a bid to have them reverse a decision allowing Australian-inspected meat the same hygiene status as US-inspected meat.

Canada-US hold livestock talks

Canada-US hold livestock talks

By Carina Perkins

Ministers from Canada and the US have met with livestock industry representatives to discuss how the countries can work together to improve competitiveness and productivity.

USDA to shut 259 offices in cost-saving initiative

USDA to shut 259 offices in cost-saving initiative

By Caroline Scott-Thomas

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) said on Monday it intends to close 259 offices, facilities and laboratories across the United States, as part of an effort to save about $150m a year in the agency’s $145bn budget.

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