Bill will remove restrictions on state inspected meat
Congressman Zack Space, D-OH, was expected to
introduce legislation last week that would allow meat processed at a
state facility meeting federal inspection requirements to be shipped
across state lines. This will dramatically reduce the distance producers
will have to travel to sell their products, dramatically expand the
market, and generally reduce costs.
“Requiring federal inspection for interstate sale has created an
unnecessary burden on our farm produc...
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