Meat prices drop, farmers would rather slaughter than pay to feed

April 29, 2008 at 12:16 am (Uncategorized) (, , , , , , , , , , )

So this is interesting…

“Since April 15, 2007, pricier, grain-based animal feed (which consumed 40 percent of 2007’s 13 billion bushel U.S. corn crop) has helped hike eggs 46 percent. Got milk? You paid 26 percent more. Conversely, meat prices have dropped, as farmers slaughter animals rather than pay so much to feed them.”  

Check out the rest of the article here.

                                                         But how much are they worth to you?

                             Meat prices may fall… but how much are they worth to you?

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