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Old Oct 26th 2011, 09:30 AM
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Default Re: Pig factory farms

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Originally Posted by Michael View Post
I doubt the effect on US consumers would be that large since the whole principle of US agro-subsidies has nothing to do with subsidizing consumer prices and everything to do with subsidizing large-scale production (for mass export).
I have trouble seeing how those two could be separate (i.e. large-scale production generally lowers price-per-unit). But I'll await a thread on the topic to ask further questions.
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