Posts Tagged ‘US Department of Agriculture’

  • Affecting the cost of animal feed and lowering the amount of milk from cows, the drought is pushing up milk prices.

    Finding A Better Whey

    Nov 15, 12 • 155 Views • UncategorizedNo Comments

    When I enjoy Mt. Tam Cowgirl Creamery Cheese (It’s great!) from California, I never think about 4b. Actually, until yesterday, I never heard of California’s “Class 4b” milk regulation. “Class 4b,” a part of our...

  • Affecting the cost of animal feed and lowering the amount of milk from cows, the drought is pushing up milk prices.

    The US Drought and Pizza

    Sep 11, 12 • 103 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic History, Economic Humor, Environment, Government, Innovation, Macroeconomic Measurement, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Discussing the impact of this summer’s drought on pizza, Stephen Colbert said, “It is one thing for global warming to make the sea levels rise but nobody told me it could make my cheese levels recede.” Colbert was reacting to an economist at...