Re: [gardeners] Manure and food safety

John Harman (
Fri, 22 Jan 1999 09:27:23 +1100 (EST)

On Thu, 21 Jan 1999, George Shirley wrote:

> IIRC the US went metric years ago, just no one enforces it. The military
> has been metric for at least 30 years or more and I believe the fed
> agencies also use the metric system. Just seems the general populace
> doesn't want to.
> George

	Would be a huge costly task in a country like the US. massive
infrastructure to convert. I remember switching to decimal currency back
in '66, caused a huge heap of confusion here.