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an essential part of the livestock industries. It is an expensive on-cost to a farming enterprise. It also represents a source of contact infection and of stress and reduced resistance to infection, and of shrinkage in animals, from 4% to 9% in cattle transported long distances over 3 to 4 days.
Codes of ethics and guidelines for structure and use of transportation facilities are enforced in many countries.
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Gainey's other assignments include: Program Analyst, Unites States Armament, Munitions and Chemical Command, Rock Island; Executive Officer, 2nd Area Support Group, 22nd Support Command and Operation Desert Storm, Saudi Arabia; S-2/S3, 702nd Transportation Battalion, 711th Transportation Group, 22nd Support Command and Operation Desert Storm (Residual Force), Saudi Arabia; Division Transportation Officer, 24th Infantry Division (Mech), Fort Stewart, Ga.
Lined up in front of DAV National Headquarters, with volunteer drivers waving good-bye, are seven of eight new Ford vans on their way to join the DAV Transportation Network in Pennsylvania.
If you manage a camp that transports your campers (and staff) on a daily basis, there is no question that you actually manage two significant operations: a camp and a transportation business
The "treasure" to a broker of nonferrous material is to service each customer's needs while managing material sales, marketing and movement--all while using current transportation rates, reliable carriers and on-time plant deliveries.
The State created the Transportation Trust Fund in 1984 as a predictable source of transportation investment.
Villaraigosa, who's been on the job for less than one week, turned the spotlight on transportation, which is a cornerstone of his agenda along with education and public safety.
The Clean Air Act Amendments (CAAA), issued in 1990, mandate greater integration between transportation and air quality planning processes at all levels of government.
Under the terms of the contract, the SAIC team will provide quick-response research on transportation issues related to emergency incident prevention, preparedness, response, and recovery from potential terrorist attacks.
Purchasing vehicles, hiring drivers and keeping up with the high costs of maintenance and gasoline are daunting challenges for today's long-term care facilities, but transportation is one of the essential services they provide.
Resident transportation falls into two categories: (1) quality-of-life outings for shopping, errands, and social occasions, and (2) essential transportation for medical appointments.
The process begins when the State Department (DoS) receives an application from a nongovernmental organization or international organization requesting transportation of humanitarian supplies.
We're concerned that ISTEA not be stripped and gutted by the highway lobby," says James Corless, campaign communications manager for the Surface Transportation Policy Project in Washington, D.

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