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Business Council to review, refine meat processing study proposal « Back to Search Results

The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors voted unanimously Monday to refine a proposal to study opportunities and challenges to building USDA-inspected meat processing plants in Wyoming.

The proposal is available for review at

The board asked staff to further consider the proposal, provide more background information and industry feedback, and consider public comments made during the call-in special meeting Monday.  The board may consider a revised proposal at a later date.

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