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 21, 2012 ... Unless Congress finds the time to address the expired agriculture bill amid the fiscal cliff mess, milk prices could double.
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 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.
Dec 29, 2012 ... STORY: Obama: Congress must meet fiscal cliff deadline ... Some $536 billion in tax increases, touching nearly all Americans, because various ... The price of milk could double. ... 1, milk-drinking families could feel the pinch.
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 5, 2012 ... Dairy farmers now have no safety net if milk prices fall. ... a 1949 law would take effect in January that would almost double the price of milk. ... Galen says it's like the "fiscal cliff": It's supposed to make Congress avoid it, "so that ...
Dec 31, 2012 ... The price of milk is now $170 a litre – yes, a litre, because .... FLASH: U.S. Senate will attempt to vote on fiscal cliff Monday night, but still work to .... taxes and spending cuts, Obama just made a nearly done deal a tentative one at best. ..... more than double the dairy futures price in Chicago on December 28.
Dec 28, 2012 ... Milk bottles Image caption Will the fiscal cliff hit the price of American milk? ... If the US goes over the fiscal cliff, correspondents say that almost everyone would be affected. Here are a few of ... The price of milk could double.