Declining cattle numbers cut supply, push beef prices to record highs
Published 03/04/2012, Agweek
SHARON, N.D. — Veteran rancher Keith Johnson has lived through droughts, blizzards and long stretches of poor prices. That makes him appreciate this winter even more. Beef prices have soared to record highs, reaching levels he describes as “unimaginable, the highest we’ve seen in our lifetime.”Word count: 1593
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