Provides overview of animal identification (ID), which is the practice of keeping records on individuals or groups of farm animals so that they can be tracked from birth to slaughter. Discusses ID pros and cons, and reviews efforts to develop national animal ID system, pending issues, and Congressional actions. Includes tables.
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