With beef trading near major highs, you might be wondering how the upcoming election will affect the market. Fear not! Beef Magazine examines the difference between Obama and McCain as seen through the eyes of a cattle rancher.
And this is something I didn't know:
As we’ve discussed in earlier articles, redistricting, along with consolidation in ag, have led to a situation where rural America and ag have lost significant political clout. That dilution has been even more dramatic for livestock production, which is more geographically diverse than farming in general. Thus, we’ll likely have to look to aligning strategically with other farm sectors.