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Barnyard boon or bust? the National Animal Identification System (NAIS)


  • Michael R. Pakko


The goal of the National Animal Identification System is to trace the origin of a diseased animal within 48 hours. But would an optional, voluntary system accomplish this goal without unduly hurting small farmers?

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  • Michael R. Pakko, 2007. "Barnyard boon or bust? the National Animal Identification System (NAIS)," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jan, pages 12-13.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedlre:y:2007:i:jan:p:12-13

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