The Morning Afternoon Brew

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I have a backlog of good links to share -- and my visit to Schnucks this morning put me behind on writing some original content for Gut Check -- so I give you even more ways to procrastinate whatever it is you should be doing.

The very latest on Great Britain's hoof-and-mouth disease outbreak: Restrictions on the movement of livestock have been lifted in most of the country. (New York Times)

The effect of the ethanol craze on farm prices. (New York Times)

The market, legal and black, for unpastuerized (raw) milk is bigger than you probably realize. (New York Times)

Hey! A story not from the Times! The growing popularity of (sigh) tilapia among consumers, and the chefs who refuse to give in. (Washington Post)

-Ian Froeb

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