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Book Review: ‘The Meat Racket’ by Christopher Leonard

Using a tournament system, Tyson compares how well each farmer fattens his chickens. Inefficient farmers are driven out of business. Please do not misunderstand or misinterpret. There is nobody alive that is more pro-competition as brought about by truly free … Continue reading

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Zilmax Ban Raises Questions

Katie Micik DTN Markets Editor OMAHA (DTN) — Sales in the U.S. and Canada of feed additive Zilmax will be temporarily suspended, Merck & Company’s animal health division announced Friday. Most evidence suggests 60% to 80% of the nation’s cattle … Continue reading

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