Farmer and Ranchers struggling, experts say
POSTED: Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 5:59pm
UPDATED: Friday, September 30, 2011 - 1:43pm
NOONDAY - With the heat, the lack of rain, and lack of grass and hay, prices now on supplies for farmers and ranchers are on the rise, experts say, and some of them are struggling with a tough decision.
Continue to pay for rising feed and hay for there live stock or leave ranching and farming for good. We spoke with one business owner earlier today who says many of his customers are having a harder time than ever.
"Without being able to hold on to your livestock because of the drought, it's just a bad deal. A lot of them will probably never return to the industry."