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Want Milk?

Derfel Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 12:31 PM
Please disregard my ignorance of the 1949 law but how does artificially inflating prices currently around $4.00 and the paying further price supports raise the price of milk ? The price already being inflated and more supports coming one might suspect the price would go down.

December 22, 2012

“Were we directed from Washington when to sow and when to reap,” Thomas Jefferson wrote in 1821, “we should soon want bread.”

And milk, no doubt.

“Add another, more prosaic item to the list of things Congress has left until the last minute to resolve this year: the price of milk,” The Washington Post reported last Thursday.

Yes, it’s true; our glad-handing representatives are set to thrust us off yet another cliff — this time “The Dairy Cliff.”

A major piece of the colossal...