WASHINGTON (FNS) -- The Senate approved in a voice vote last week a long-sought agreement on legislation to permit minors to load cardboard balers. Because the measure differs from a House-passed bill, it is expected to be returned to the House for swift passage and then to be forwarded to the White House for signature into law. "This is a very significant achievement for the grocery industry," said Tim Hammonds, president and chief executive officer of the Food Marketing Institute here. ...

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