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on September 1, 2022

Lawmakers urge USDA to delay line speed waiver action

Non-participation in a worker safety study could cost a poultry plant its line speed waiver.

Members of Congress are urging the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to retract a rule that could reduce poultry plant line speeds by up to 25%

On August 31, 2022, Rep. Andrew Clyde, R-Georgia, and other representatives from poultry-growing states sent a letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack asking…

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