BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - People skipping crawfish due to the price may be in for a surprise when they check recent prices.
"When the supply jumps suddenly, particularly during these warms spells at the end of the winter, wholesale buyers are nervous," says crawfish expert Ray McClain. "They don't want to buy a bunch from a farmer that they aren't able to sell. That can make the price drop."
Prices are expected to fall further as the weather warms up and more crawfish are more available.