The much ballyhooed "bacon shortage" turned out to be a bunch of bunk. Yes, the price of pork (and most other meat) is likely to rise to keep pace with rising feed costs, but that's no cause for alarm, only prudence.
Or is it.
Here noted bacon expert Ron Swanson of NBC's Parks and Recreation offers his tips on how to prepare should the bacon shortage become a grim reality.
Support Local Journalism.
Join the Riverfront Times Press Club
Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.
Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.
Join the Riverfront Times Club for as little as $5 a month.