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Old 31-03-2012, 06:10 AM posted to alt.food.barbecue
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Default Just another reason to raise prices and screw us...

B. Server wrote:
Well don't let anything screw up a good conspiracy theory, but the
state of Texas, from which comes the third highest agricultural
output
in the US has lost upwards of $7Billion in 2011 due to drought. More
directly, Texas is the largest beef producer in the US and that
industry lost an estimated $3.23Billion. So you might factor in what
impact a drop in supply of that magnitude has on prices.

--bs




Got a buddy in Lometa that sold all his cows last year due to the
drought and cost of feed.
He said that it was the first time in 120 years that he or his family
didn't have any cattle.
There were a lot of others too