The battle between the beef industry and Silicon Valley’s lab-grown meat startups is heating up
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In February, the US Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) filed a petition to the USDA arguing that lab-grown meat startups should not be able to call their products "meat," since they do not come from slaughtered animals. But this week, the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) asked the USDA to regulate the startups as if they were traditional meat producers.

While so-called "cultured meat" products are not available in restaurants or supermarkets yet, a number of startups are attempting to...


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