Globe and Mail Article Stresses Importance of Canada in TPP
A recent Globe and Mail article by Barrie McKenna highlighted the economic importance of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) to Canadian businesses and exports, and emphasized the particular benefits that would result from a trade deal with Japan, the world's third largest market.
AMS Bison Purchase Program Announced
The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) announced its intent to purchase commercially available ground bison for distribution to recipients participating in the Food Distribution Program on Indian Reserves.
Senate Offers Competing Solutions for COOL; Meat Institute Responds
Sens. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and John Hoeven (R-ND) last week introduced the Voluntary Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) and Trade Enhancement Act of 2015 , which would establish a voluntary "Product of the U.S." label for beef, pork, chicken and ground meats that are from animals born, raised and harvested in the U.S.
North American Meat Institute Supports Chairman Roberts’ Amendment to Repeal Mandatory Country-of-Origin Labeling; Full and Simple Repeal Is Essential
“The North American Meat Institute supports full and simple repeal of mandatory country-of-origin labeling for beef, pork, and chicken included in Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts’ amendment filed today...
NAMI’s Annual Hot Dog Lunch Hits it Out of the Park
NHDSC Announces Hot Dog Bumper Sticker Contest Winner Washington, DC, July 22, 2015 – Nearly 1,500 lawmakers, congressional staff, meat industry representatives and members of the media filled the Rayburn House Office Building Courtyard on Capitol Hill to...
Meat Institute Announces Promotion of Anne Halal to Senior Vice President of Exposition, Education and Member Services
North American Meat Institute (NAMI) President and CEO Barry Carpenter announced the promotion of Anne Halal from vice president to senior vice president of exposition, education and member services.