Hunters harvested fewer deer in the 2013 season than in each of the previous five seasons. That might be sobering news to some deer hunters, but it wasn’t unexpected.
My town mom laughed right out loud when I was sitting on her lap so I asked her why. This is what she said:
Recovering pastures and reduced feed prices are likely to spark a slow trend of heifer retention for U.S. beef producers, Purdue Extension Agricultural Economist Chris Hurt says.
A few pointers to any budding journalists out there:
Know your audience.
Make sure they can understand you.