WASHINGTON — The International Dairy Foods Association has announced opposition to the Dairy Country of Origin Labeling Act. The bill, which was introduced to the U.S. Senate by Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and co-sponsored by U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold, D-Wis., and U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., would extend mandatory country-of-origin labeling to all dairy products sold at retail. The bill's sponsors argue that the new labeling will help U.S. dairies compete, and reassure consumers who were ...
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