TO GO WITH LIFESTYLE FEATURE JAPAN-BEEF.
A mother and her son look at packed beef at Hanamasa butcher shop in Tokyo January 27, 2004. U.S. beef imports was banned folowing the discovery of a mad-cow-infected holstein in Washington state last month. Japan is the biggest buyer of U.S. beef, importing about $1 billion worth annualy. Picture taken January 27, 2004. TO MATCH FEATURE STORY JAPAN-BEEF REUTERS/Haruyoshi Yamaguchi TA