“Produce more to get less”.
Words from Mr. Agnew Greenwell, a grizzled ol’ dairy farmer we knew from the neighborhood many years ago. Mr. Agnew scratched out a living, provided for a large family, and left a farm unencumbered of any debt, and money in the bank when he died.
But he knew the evils of overproduction and felt its sting when disastrous milk prices made dumping it, more cost effective than taking it to market.
It’s an age-old dilemma for producers -- new hybrids, more effective...