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Beef Inc.

Author: Carmen Garcia; Eric Michel; National Film Board of Canada.
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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"Examines the practices of North American meat multinationals, which raise livestock on huge feedlots. Genetic engineering, growth hormones, antibiotics, the monopolization of world markets, and other issues are addressed, along with concerns that these beefed-up cattle pose risks both to consumer health and to the world's economy - and do not taste very good either"--Container.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Carmen Garcia; Eric Michel; National Film Board of Canada.
OCLC Number: 45840337
Notes: Closed captioned.
Description: 1 videocassette (51 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Beef, Inc.: fat profits and lean standards
Responsibility: the National Film Board of Canada ; directed by Carmen Garcia ; producer, Eric Michel.

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"Examines the practices of North American meat multinationals, which raise livestock on huge feedlots. Genetic engineering, growth hormones, antibiotics, the monopolization of world markets, and other issues are addressed, along with concerns that these beefed-up cattle pose risks both to consumer health and to the world's economy - and do not taste very good either"--Container.

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