The clock is ticking for the United States to come into compliance with the Mandatory Country of Origin Labeling, commonly known as COOL. The ongoing dispute between the North American Free Trade Agreement countries -- United States, Mexico, and Canada -- began in December 2008. During the lengthy debate, some cattlemen were concerned that “Product of the U.S.” would change to a “NAFTA-type label.” Some U.S. ranchers asked if the U.S. beef label will continue. . . .