Study finds no economic harm by COOL

Study finds no economic harm by COOL

Research suggests lower live cattle imports to U.S. were not caused by COOL.

AN economic study conducted by Auburn University economist Dr. C. Robert Taylor refutes previous research asserting that Canada's cattle industry will suffer a $1 billion-per-year loss in sales as a result of the U.S. mandatory country-of-origin labeling (COOL) rule.

Canada and Mexico have argued that the cost of implementing COOL provisions would hinder meat packers and processing companies from purchasing live cattle and hogs not originally from

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