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Wholesale prices of choice-grade beef have hit several record highs this week, according to the U.S. Agriculture Departmentâ€™s Market News Service. Prices are rising for a handful of reasons. A long-running drought in top beef-producing states, such as Texas, combined with a Corn Belt drought last summer, have cut hay and corn production.
The Ohio Department of Agriculture calls the phenomenon â€śdrift.â€ť Agency officials investigate about 40 complaints of unintentional agricultural poisonings each year.
From the feed to the table, Barton's Barbados sheep have everything organic. This means they eat organic hay and eventually need to be butchered at a location with organic credentials.
The process aims to transform agriculture waste, most of which would normally be discarded, into a renewable source of fuel.