trmj writes: The MMPA today announced a 20% cut in production of all retail product, citing December's poor weather in and around the Boston Harbor area for decreased supply availability. Sources close to the agency have stated that nearly 50% of their resources were negatively affected by the weather, and expect a sharp increase in retail prices during the coming months. The US Government has stepped in to help, and released $300,000 to assist during this troubling time.
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