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HSUS Boils Over Egg Bill
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Mon Jul 1, 2013 11:55 AM CDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (DTN) -- The president of the Humane Society of the United States says Congress is blocking a commonsense solution to providing certainty for the egg industry, and it's costing votes in getting the farm bill passed.

Wayne Pacelle was in Nebraska last Thursday and Friday to tour a dairy farm and visit with members of an agricultural council that HSUS has formed as part of a relationship with the Nebraska Farmers Union. Pacelle's visit turned out to be much more low-key than a meeting he held in Nebraska two years ago that drew criticism not only from agricultural ...

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