The meat racket: the secret takeover of America's food business

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A former agribusiness reporter critically assesses the corporate meat industry as demonstrated by the practices of Tyson Foods, documenting the meat supply's takeover by a few powerful companies who are raising prices and outmaneuvering reforms.
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subject_facet Business & Economics / Industries / Agribusiness, Investigative reporting, Meat industry and trade -- United States, NATURE / Animals / General, SOCIAL SCIENCE / Agriculture & Food, Tyson (Firm)
table_of_contents How Jerry Yandell lost the farm (2003-2004) -- The Eden crash (1929-1958) -- Expand or expire (1960-1967) -- The industrial animal (1970-1995) -- Cage match (2004-2012) -- Pig cities (1973-1994) -- The next generation (1995-2006) -- Squeal (1996-2011) -- Pulling the noose (2011) -- The food dictatorship (1994-2006) -- The transition team (2007-2011) -- Street fight (2010-2011) -- Don's horizon (2011-2012).
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title The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business
title_display The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business
title_full The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business / Christopher Leonard, The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business [electronic resource] / Christopher Leonard
title_short The meat racket :
title_sort meat racket the secret takeover of america's food business
title_sub the secret takeover of America's food business
topic Business & Economics / Industries / Agribusiness, Investigative reporting, Meat industry and trade United States, NATURE / Animals / General, SOCIAL SCIENCE / Agriculture & Food, Tyson (Firm)
topic_facet Investigative reporting, Meat industry and trade