Dec 21, 2012 ... If that happens, the price of milk will nearly double. ... many in the nation's capitol are focused on the "fiscal cliff" — the combination of spending ...
Dec 20, 2012 ... WASHINGTON — Forget the fiscal crisis and the automatic budget cuts. Come Jan. 1, there is a threat that milk prices could rise to $6 to $8 a gallon if ... production costs were in 1949, when milk production was almost all done by hand. ... for what dairy lobbyists and industry officials are calling the “milk cliff.
Dec 4, 2013 ... If the government fails to pass the farm bill, milk prices could spike sometime after ... and buy milk, butter and cheese at about double the going rate. ... of the 2008 farm bill into last-minute legislation that avoided the fiscal cliff.
Dec 26, 2012 ... 26, 2012. Rising milk prices will have a severe effect on the Larsons who often go through two gallons of milk per day. ... "It's really a double-edged sword. ... The price for organic milk is nearly $4.50 at some stores. "It will also ... Utah 5 hours ago WGU should repay millions in federal financial aid, audit says.
Dec 4, 2012 ... Dairy farmers now have no safety net if milk prices fall. ... an old 1949 law would take effect in January that would almost double the milk price.
Dec 29, 2012 ... Why milk, cheese, and yogurt could double in price if Congress does ... set for January 1, Washington is obsessed with the so-called fiscal cliff.
Nov 7, 2013 ... Here's how $8 milk could happen...and why there's reason to ... It came up at the end of 2012, during the fiscal cliff fight, when the farm ... The key fact here is that letting the farm bill expire could nearly double the price of milk, ...
Dec 28, 2012 ... Without a new Farm Bill by Tuesday, milk prices by law would revert to rules set in ... Fiscal Cliff Dairy Prices ... DES MOINES, Iowa -- The new year could bring new worries for American consumers: Milk prices could double or triple. ... Dairy producer Joe Lyon, who runs a family operation near Tama, Iowa, ...
Dec 8, 2012 ... THE fiscal cliff may get all the attention along Pennsylvania Avenue these days ... For the dairy business, it will arrive at the same time as the more famous ... milk to establish a minimum wholesale price more than double its ...