Missouri cattle farmers call for return to origin labeling

By |2023-03-06T12:10:28-05:00May 6th, 2020|

Kansas City, MO - It might read 'Product of USA' on that package of meat you buy at the grocery store, but the meat itself may not have originated here. Mandatory country of origin labeling (mCOOL) was signed into law under the 2002 Farm Bill. This required retailers to provide country-of-origin labeling for fresh beef, pork, and lamb.