"Pain is the right word," said Tom Hensley, president of Fieldale Farms in Baldwin, 75 miles north of Atlanta. Fieldale is spending an extra $50 million on chicken feed this year. "We now have more days between flocks which means, over the course of a year, we make less money. And the price of beef and chicken is at an all-time high."
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