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Unformatted text preview: ber 5,1998. Epilogue: Have It Your Way
My views on how to restructure the nation’s food safety system were influenced by a recent report by the National Academy of Science’s
Institute of Medicine. Ensuring Safe Food: From Production to Consumption (Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press, 1998) contains
many reasonable recommendations that should not be — as so much of the previous food safety advice from National Academy of Sciences
has been – ignored. Dale Lasater was a gracious host during many of my visits to Colorado. His ranch is a national treasure. The family’s role
in the southwestern cattle industry is eloquently described in Dale Lasater’s Falfurrias: Ed C. Lasater and the Development of South Texas
(College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1985). Laurence M. Lasater’s The Lasater Philosophy of Cattle Raising (El Paso: Texas Western
Press, 1972) outlines a holistic system of range management that treats both the animals and the land with respect. The Shortgrass Prairie...
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2014 for the course MGMT 120 taught by Professor Litt during the Spring '08 term at UCLA.
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