It sounds far enough away — October 2008 — but the mandatory Country of Origin Labeling law for meat is just around the corner, and groups such as the Food Marketing Institute say the sooner a final ruling is issued, the better. “Congress will get to work on the 2007 Farm Bill after spring recess, and that means they'll be starting the process on COOL,” John Motley, FMI's senior vice president of government and public affairs, told SN earlier this month. “Now is the time for everybody to ...

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