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Parched Plains Means Cheap Burgers for Fourth of July Grilling

June 29, 2018

Burgers were cheaper just in time for the Fourth of July in 2018. Because of a winter drought that dried out pastures, ranchers were forced to sell their cattle early. Higher supply drove down beef prices mid-summer, but supplies could tighten up down the road, Senior Animal Protein Analyst Don Close told Bloomberg.