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The U.S. cattle herd shrinks to the lowest level in more than half a century, forcing meat...

The U.S. cattle herd shrinks to the lowest level in more than half a century, forcing meat prices higher even as domestic demand declines to a 2-decade low (while global consumption rises). Consumers from Costco (COST) to Wendy's (WEN) to Chipotle (CMG) have all recently warned investors to expect beef prices to continue climbing.
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  • Stoploss
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    US is the new Han..
    12 Jun 2012, 01:03 PM Reply Like
  • jrobertmehall
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    This rancher says get the corn out of gasoline and you will see cattle prices fall.
    13 Jun 2012, 02:27 AM Reply Like
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