A man carrying an effigy of a cow that reads: "Fair Milk" marches among dairy farmers protesting for higher milk prices on October 16, 2008 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images Europe) Now we have proof that gas prices are affecting EVERYONE. Farmers from Europe's largest milk producer, Germany, have gone on strike to protest against the price they are paid by retailers for milk. Apparently since they are spending more on fuel and feed for the animals, they think they are...Read Full Story
German milk farmers are producers of dairy products. They went on strike in 2008 to protest the low prices they were being paid by retailers for their product.