dailylivestockreport.com - 2011.12 Full text here.
"USDA’s December forecasts indicate another sharp drop in U.S. domestic meat and poultry consumption is coming in 2012. ... These data indicate that the average American will consume 12.2% (!!!)less meat and poultry in 2012 that they did in 2007. - More information about the The United States Department of Agriculture, see also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USDA