Opinion: Jury still out on whether Costco’s chicken experiment will fly

Costco sells its rotisserie chicken at the back of its stores at a loss to lure customers into the story to buy other things. Up until now those chickens by and large have come from Big Ag poultry producers like Tyson, Pilgrims Pride, and Perdue. But Costco is now bringing chicken production in house.

U.S. grain farmers on verge of economic breaking point

The past few years have not been very profitable for Corn Belt farmers. In his new “Food For Thought” blog, Big-AgWatch.org columnist Dave Dickey says the outlook doesn’t appear great for 2017 either.