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Farm Progress America, October 16, 2019

Max Armstrong shares growing concerns expressed regarding the way the U.S. meat packing industry performs

Max Armstrong looks at the meat packing industry, which is always under scrutiny. But a fire at one packing plant is raising concerns of market manipulation by the industry. Max notes a statement by the American Farm Bureau Federation questioning marketing moves. And there’s scrutiny of JBS, the Brazil-based meat packer.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

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