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Agricultural Research Service. Cited in “Study Urges Pre-Processed Beef Test for E. coli,” Health Letter on the CDC, March 13, 2000.
204 can contaminate 32,000 pounds: Cited in Armstrong et al., “Foodborne Pathogens.” 204 the animals used to make about one-quarter: See “Relative Ground Beef Contribution to the United States Beef Supply — Final Report,”
The American Meat Institute Foundation, in cooperation with the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association,” May 1996.
dozens or even hundreds of different cattle: Cited in Armstrong et al., “Foodborne Pathogens.”
“This is no fairy story and no joke”: Sinclair, Jungle, p. 135.
205 “Meat and food products, generally speaking”: Quoted in Skaggs, Prime Cut, p. 123.
“Men are men”: Quoted in Yeager, Competition and Regulation, p. 208.
“we are paying all we care to pay”: Quoted ibid., p. 205.
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