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COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Terry Neuner worked eight years for 3M in Japan before his employers treated him to a Kobe beef dinner. The meal was worth the wait.

“It was so good, I knew then that this was something I wanted to bring back home,” said Neuner, who owns Westphalia Vineyards, a farm southwest of Jefferson City.

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meat_regularAugust was a solid month for U.S. beef exports, easily outpacing the results of August 2009 and increasing its gains over the cumulative totals from the first eight months of 2009.

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Superior Livestock Auction, Inc. has announced that its Internet division, Superior Stampede, Visalia, California, will be transitioning to Superior's Click-To-Bid Internet auction format.

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LAREDO, Texas -- Agriculture Under Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs Edward Avalos visited livestock inspection facilities on Oct. 14 and announced new efforts to protect the livestock trade between the United States and Mexico. After touring a temporary inspection facility in Laredo with Congressman Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, Avalos announced that USDA will be opening a temporary cattle inspection facility in Eagle Pass, Texas, the third temporary facility opened since the suspensions earlier this year.

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A group of 115 congressional members have signed a bipartisan letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, requesting “a thorough economic analysis” on the proposed rules on marketing of livestock and poultry under the Packers and Stockyards Act.

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