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ICE raids on farms could skyrocket milk to $8 a gallon(© Flickr Creative Commons United Soybean Board)

In reminder of just how much the nation’s economic engine depends on immigrants, the dairy industry is warning consumers that Donald Trump’s mass deportation dragnet could cause the price of milk to soar to $8 a gallon:

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the current average price of a gallon of milk is about $3.31. The price of milk has actually remained pretty steady for the last decade, but that could change if the new president allows his immigration crackdown to extend to dairy farms………….

Source: Dairy industry warns ICE raids on farms could skyrocket milk to $8 a gallon

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