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The Resource The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business, Christopher Leonard

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

Label
The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business
Title
The meat racket
Title remainder
the secret takeover of America's food business
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Leonard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
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1975-
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Leonard, Christopher
Dewey number
338.7/636500973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meat industry and trade
  • Tyson (Firm)
  • Investigative reporting
Label
The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business, Christopher Leonard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
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)
Control code
BK0013633919
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
370 p.
Isbn
9781451645811
Lccn
2013040588
Label
The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business, Christopher Leonard
Publication
Note
Includes index
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)
Control code
BK0013633919
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
370 p.
Isbn
9781451645811
Lccn
2013040588

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