WASHINGTON — Many meat and poultry processors are up in arms about new rules proposed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration, which would regulate relationships between meat and poultry processors and the farmers who raise animals under contract from these companies. One of GIPSA's key functions is to promote fair and competitive trading practices for the overall benefit of consumers and American agriculture. The agency has argued ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
 

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)
 

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.