USDA To Purchase $150m Of Meat To Help Meat Producers

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Council Bluffs, IA.  (CNN) – The federal government is stocking its freezer with more than 150-million-dollars worth of meat, fish and poultry…
It’s a move to help farmers and ranchers struggling through the worst drought in years.
The meat shopping spree comes after Congress failed to move on a farm bill the president says will help those suffering from the drought.
President Obama announced the plan today in Iowa.