Ractopamine http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27591/all en UPDATE 4-Russia may block some N. American meat over ractopamine http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/update-2-russia-may-block-some-n-american-meat-over-ractopamine <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Russian watchdog says U.S., Canada violated import rules</p> <p>* Concerns over chilled beef, pork products</p> <p>* Temporary ban could begin Feb. 4</p> <p>* Russia imports more than $500 mln/yr of US beef, pork</p> <p>* USTR's office: "concerned" about Russia's actions</p> <p>By Melissa Akin and Theopolis Waters</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/update-2-russia-may-block-some-n-american-meat-over-ractopamine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Eli Lilly and Company Food and drink Meat Ractopamine Technology Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 19:45:22 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738470 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Russia consumer safety watchdog sees long U.S. meat ban http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130211/update-1-russia-consumer-safety-watchdog-sees-long-us-meat-ban <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Russia bans imports of U.S. meat from Feb. 11</p> <p>* The move to jeopardise U.S. meat imports worth $0.5 bln</p> <p>* Producers see protectionism as the move's primary purpose (Adds details, background)</p> <p>MOSCOW, Feb 11 (Reuters) - A Russian ban on U.S. beef, pork and turkey imports coming into effect this month is likely to last for a long time, Gennady Onishchenko, the head of Russia's consumer safety watchdog, was quoted as saying by Interfax on Monday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130211/update-1-russia-consumer-safety-watchdog-sees-long-us-meat-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food and drink Meat Ractopamine Thomson Reuters Mon, 11 Feb 2013 09:15:19 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5752405 at http://www.globalpost.com