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COOL Appeal Likely in 2015
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Mon Oct 27, 2014 03:28 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told DTN on Monday that the Obama administration likely won't appeal the World Trade Organization ruling against U.S. meat labeling until sometime in January.

The U.S. Trade Representative's office will make the call on whether to appeal last week's adverse ruling on country-of-origin labeling. Vilsack said he knows the USTR is in the process of considering an appeal, but the U.S. also has been asked to take its time, he said.

"We've received indications from the WTO that we probably should wait until January to make that decision because they are not capable ...

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