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Bologna
The European Union's recently implemented free trade agreement with countries in Central America includes provisions that restrict the use of "bologna," shutting down an export opportunity opened by the U.S.'s own FTA with those countries.

 

 

    EU’s attack on common food names threatens U.S. meat exports

    April 14, 2014—First it was the stink about common cheese names, now it’s the baloney about “bologna,” “black forest ham” and the names of other meats that the European Union says are “geographical indicators” and can only be appropriately displayed on products made in certain areas of Europe.Read More

    New GMO labeling bill launches national conversation

    April 9, 2014—Farmers and ranchers welcomed the introduction today of the bipartisan Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act (H.R. 4432), which will make it clear that the Food and Drug Administration is the nation’s foremost authority on the use and labeling of foods containing genetically modified ingredients. Read More

    American Farm Bureau’s Stallman calls for tax changes

    April 8, 2014–Farmers and ranchers need tax certainty to thrive in a modern economy, and making permanent deductions that expired in 2013 is a good first step, the American Farm Bureau Federation told the House Ways and Means Committee today. Read More


     

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