Looks like the unintended consequences of governments – state and federal – trying to design the economy with ethanol mandates are finally biting us in the arse.
Pittsburg, Texas — The nation’s largest chicken-processing company is closing its plant in Siler City and laying off more than 800 employees.
Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. said Wednesday the closure of the Chatham County facility is a result of soaring feed-ingredient costs resulting from corn-based ethanol production.
Can we get these energy-independence-global-warming-alarmist regulators jobs mopping floors and frying fries at BK? (HT: Chris Hayes)