January 29, 2013

UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCES: Ethanol Mandates Are Making Super Bowl Chicken Wing Buckets Go Bye-Bye. “According to Gallup, nearly 76% of Americans say higher food prices are hurting their family’s finances, and this year’s Super Bowl festivities will be the latest manifestation of that fact. Prices are only estimated to get even higher. Converting 40% of our animal feed to gasoline because of the renewable fuel standard is not helping consumers or their pocketbooks, as misguided energy policies continue to ‘peck’ away at our recovery.”