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We’re going to do everything possible to make sure that food safety is always paramount, and that we work with the industry as aggressively as…
We asked ourselves and the world to base decisions on good science, and I really believe the United States can be the leader in delivering…
This president has said this has to be a priority for our nation, protecting our food supply from terrorist acts, so he continues to provide…
There is a tremendous amount of support for the approach we have taken, which again is to base our decisions on risk analysis and thoughtful…
The big producer is going to figure out how to deal with whatever the rules are, but the little guy who is running a few…
Science is the international language, so when we are able to convince countries that good decision-making for human health and animal health is based upon…
Our job is to ensure that meat and poultry products are safe, wholesome, accurately labeled for the benefit of the American consumers, and to make…
One of the things that I always say about bioterrorism, whether it’s ourselves at the federal level, folks at the state level, or folks in…
I never would have believed as a candidate for the U.S. Senate that the U.S. government could buy GM without a hearing, with no vote,…
In this day and age when we do so much business in foreign trade, we need the ability to identify trace an animal very quickly,…
Fortunately, when it comes to meat and poultry, I have the really wonderful situation of having producers and processors that produce and process a very…
When one cow was found with BSE in 2003, many of our trading partners closed their borders to our beef.
Today, we can tell people we have a testing process and facilities in place on a nationwide basis.
There is a certain amount of momentum that is achieved when one country after another reopens their borders.
The world is really figuring BSE out, and that’s positive.
The industry is becoming very ready for animal identification.
The meat and poultry industries are outstanding industries, and it’s going to be a very natural fit for me.
Producers are so much better-educated in issues related to terrorism.
The goal is to normalize trade relations based on sound science and consumer protection.
People enjoy our meat and our poultry, as I do as a consumer.
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