Bob Josserand is bullish on bullshit. It's sexy, he says. As mayor of Hereford, Josserand should know. He lords over a town of some 16,000 people and more than 1 million cattle. Three and a half million chew their cuds within a 100-mile radius of his Panhandle home. "A million head of cattle produces a lot of manure over a day," he says. Josserand's AzTx Cattle Co. owns five feedlots with a capacity of 232,000 head in Texas, Colorado and Kansas. He pays anywhere from $150,000 to $200,000 a year to haul manure from... More >>>
Corn-based ethanol is "pure boondoggle," says Sterling Burnett of the Dallas-based National Center for Policy Analysis.