The looming federal budget cuts could mean increased prices of meat. America's meat inspectors may take as many as 15 days off without pay, due to the budget cut.
USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack remarks that the budget cut could cost the industry $10 billion. The American Meat Institute also claims that meat products might not be readily available if the budget cut carries on.Read the Entire Article
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