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As corn crosses $7/bushel, higher feed costs are likely to show up in the price of chicken...

As corn crosses $7/bushel, higher feed costs are likely to show up in the price of chicken within weeks followed by packaged goods shortly after, says a UI economist. A year or more can go by before pork and beef prices are affected. TSN -1.0%. CORN +0.9%. CAG -0.7%.
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  • wyostocks
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    A year or more can go by before pork and beef prices are affected.

     

    Relax Ben, you've got plenty of time to write your speech denying this.
    10 Feb 2011, 11:17 AM Reply Like
  • OptionManiac
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    Raw food prices have very little to do with monetary policy.
    10 Feb 2011, 11:37 AM Reply Like
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