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on November 1, 2010

AMI Study Finds GIPSA Livestock Rule Would Cut Rural Jobs, Increase Meat Prices

A rule proposed by USDA's Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration would have far-reaching negative economic effects on U.S. livestock producers and U.S. consumers according to a recent study commissioned by the American Meat Institute.

A rule proposed by USDA's Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration would have far-reaching negative economic effects on U.S. livestock producers and U.S. consumers according to a recent study commissioned by the American Meat Institute.

The study, which was conducted by John Dunham & Associates, estimates that 104,000 U.S. workers…

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