candy http://iowapublicradio.org en Cows eating candy? http://iowapublicradio.org/post/cows-eating-candy <p>Gummy bears, chocolate, ice cream, and chewing gum:&nbsp; sounds like a junk food binge, but those products are actually helping some Iowa cattle producers stretch their dollars. Prices for corn-based livestock feed have jumped nearly 20 percent. So some farmers are using leftover or off grade items like partially melted candy bars, from local food processors, to supplement.</p> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 21:24:07 +0000 Pat Blank 8572 at http://iowapublicradio.org Cows eating candy?