Canadian Beef and Cattle Imports

Witnesses testified before the House Agriculture Committee on the importation of beef and cattle from Canada, past discoveries of… read more

Witnesses testified before the House Agriculture Committee on the importation of beef and cattle from Canada, past discoveries of “mad cow” disease in Canadian herds, the current and future safety of the beef supply in North America, and the impact on agricultural markets and prices in the U.S.

The Agriculture department announced a rule on December 29, 2004 that would lift some of the restrictions on the importation of beef from Canada. On February 9, 2005, Secretary of Agriculture Mike Johanns announced that he would delay implementing some parts of the rule. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Ken Bull Vice President Cargill, Inc.->Cattle Procurement
  • Keith Collins Chief Economist Department of Agriculture
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185704-1
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House Committee
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House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 1, 2005
Last Aired:
Mar 7, 2005

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  • Mar 01, 2005 | 11:44pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 03, 2005 | 6:17pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 07, 2005 | 1:58am EST | C-SPAN 1
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