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End of cheap corn? Sharpen your pencils

23 October 2006

US - Dan Childs, ag economist with the Noble Foundation at Ardmore, Okla., says stocker operators have to look harder at supplemental feeding strategies and put a pencil to cost of gains in light of rising corn prices. Childs said United States has fallen behind Brazil, because of BSE restrictions, and it will take a long time to restore previous trade levels.

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Source: South West Farm Press


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