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Medicine: Dairy Products / BGH Controversy #329639

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jan 21, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Gary Reaves) Health concerns over bovine growth hormone (BGH) that makes cows make more milk featured. [Eli Lilly and Company Ted ROBERTS - says BGH milk is no different.] FDA's position on this gene-spliced product noted. [Wisconsin farmer John KINSMAN - says it is risky to let company decide if product is safe.] [California farmer Dan SWAGGER - defends use of hormone.] Ban in some stores of BGH milk noted. [Activist Jeremy RIFKIN - says consumers don't want milk with hormone residue.]

Chung, Connie;
Reaves, Gary

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