Co-owners of Smokey's BBQ Rosco Carrasco, left, holding beef brisket and Paul Calhoun with pork ribs stand by their smoker in Fort Worth, TX Thursday, July 10, 2014. Prices for both beef and pork have been climbing. (Star-Telegram/Ron T. Ennis)
Co-owners of Smokey's BBQ Rosco Carrasco, left, holding beef brisket and Paul Calhoun with pork ribs stand by their smoker in Fort Worth, TX Thursday, July 10, 2014. Prices for both beef and pork have been climbing. (Star-Telegram/Ron T. Ennis) Star-Telegram
Co-owners of Smokey's BBQ Rosco Carrasco, left, holding beef brisket and Paul Calhoun with pork ribs stand by their smoker in Fort Worth, TX Thursday, July 10, 2014. Prices for both beef and pork have been climbing. (Star-Telegram/Ron T. Ennis) Star-Telegram

Short supply of beef and pork sends prices soaring

July 25, 2014 1:22 PM