The WTO just ruled against the U.S., making our country of origin label rule also known as COOL in violation of WTO laws. This means that meats from other countries can be sold to you without labeling. The beef, lamb and pork you buy at your local grocery store could be coming from abroad without your knowledge. All the more reason to buy meat from a local farmer you trust! Here is the Reuters story.
Written By Ulla on June 29, 2012