The cost of animal feed has sky-rocketed and the animal-based foods (meat, dairy, eggs) are creeping up as well.
Here in the Sequoia National Forest, we overlook California’s dairy country and see still more dairies closing. Some dairies grow much of their own feed such as in these pictures. However, as some indication of the changing market, truckers hauling hay from northern California to area dairies have been basically out of work in what would otherwise be the peak of the work season.
Times are hard. We send a little request upstairs for more relief. 🙂
S’mores on a rake? Brilliant or “Pinterest fail”? You decide…
Seven wierd-growing foods you really need to see. (The chocolate pictures are awesomely strange.)
Found: After only 30 years. Who “loses” these? Apparently we do… (Friday Food Flicks)
Coffee beans aren’t even beans and other factoids fresh off the coffee farm…
Friday Flicks — Around the Forest, October 25 2013