Shutdown Effect: Milk Prices Could Double

Battle in Congress could have a dramatic effect on food staple

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The government shutdown could have some “trickle down” effects. The latest farm bill expired when the government went dark. With Congress’ attention focused on resolving that dispute as well as the possible coming default, the legislative branch isn’t likely to pass a new farm bill. And that could mean milk might double in price. Watch this video to see why.